This past week, AARP Iowa hosted a live teletown hall on Public Measure A - the local option sales tax in Des Moines, which local residents will vote on at the polls next Tuesday, March 5. AARP Iowa State Director Brad Anderson was joined on the call by Christine Hensley, former Des Moines City Council member and Joe Van Haalen, president of Des Moines Firefighters IAFF Local 4.
Public Measure “A” will generate an estimated $37 million in annual revenue for the City of Des Moines and will help with a range of infrastruture issues:
For more information on the measure, visit yesformeasurea.com.
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