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May 13, 2014 5:43 PM

Kansas City’s 20-year fire sales tax faces lots of questions

On Thursday, the Kansas City Council is expected to ask voters in August to extend a quarter-cent sales tax for the Fire Department. Voters endorsed the current tax in August of 2001; it expires Dec. 31, 2016. Wait, that’s more than two years away. So what’s the rush?

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