Alcohol Petition Successful, On to the Voters
LIBERTY, July 25, 2013 - The City of Liberty has completed its review of a petition for a Local Option Election for the sale of alcoholic beverages in the City of Liberty. See the numbers below regarding the petition:
Number of valid signatures required to put this issue before the voters - 455
Number of people that signed the petition - 723
Number of valid signatures on the petition - 556
Number of valid signatures in excess of the required amount - 101
Number of signatures that were not valid - 167
The signatures that were not valid included individuals that were not registered, were registered but live outside the city, and those that signed twice.
We will place an item on the August 13th Council Meeting agenda to order the election.