What follows is a basic explanation of the Parks and Recreation Funding Strategy and the proposed use of a RAP Tax. If you want more detailed information, links to supporting documents are at the end of this article.
UPDATE (7/15/15)The City Council approved the tentative Provo City Budget without including the RAP Tax. Council Members are still studying the options and will make a decision at the July 21 Council Meeting on whether or not to have the RAP Tax move forward and be placed on the November ballot. Discussions between the Council and the City Administration are continuing as they consider how the revenues would be spent. Information in this article was based on the original plan presented to the Council by the Parks and Recreation Department.
LINKS TO MORE INFORMATION:
- Provo City budgets
- Parks and Recreation Master Plan
- Council work meeting discussion on RAP tax
- Draft of Parks and Recreation 10-year plan
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