Proposition two – fails. It would have changed Jefferson City Fire Department funding from a property tax base to a new dedicated sales tax.
Proposition one – passed. Was an annexation of homes and businesses near Jefferson City’s County Club.
Incumbent Circuit Judge Jon Beetem turns away a challenge from Steve Kretzer. There was no democrat running. Beetem aptured 68 percent of the votes cast
Incumbent Cole County Western District Commissioner Chris Wrigley is defeated on the GOP ticket. Kris Scheperle will meet former Jefferson City Councilman Len Stella in November.
Voters in Cole and Osage County turn down question “A”. It asked for a ten cent hike in the Missouri River Regional Library Tax Levy.