Road funding measure goes to the ballot

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Question seeks use tax that would sunset in 25 years, property tax increase

  Ouray County voters will have a roads-funding question to consider on the ballot in November, which includes a sunset provision ending one part of the funding in 25 years. The question asks voters to approve two forms of taxes to generate funds for roads maintenance. A new 1 percent use tax on vehicle purchases would generate an estimated $188,152 per year, based on an average of the last five…

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