Blytheville residents vote down proposed sales tax

Blytheville residents vote down proposed sales tax

BLYTHEVILLE, AR (KAIT) - More people in Blytheville said "nay" to a proposed sales tax increase.

On Tuesday, residents voted down the measure that would have upped the tax 1 percent.

According to the Blytheville Chamber of Commerce, 1,318 people voted against the measure while 633 were for it.

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