McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

May 15, 2013

McAlester streets proposition passes by overwhelming margin

By James Beaty
Senior Editor

McALESTER — The city of McAlester’s propostion to designed to gain financing for a $12 million in street projects passed by an overwhelming margin Tuesday night.

Voters in the special election gave the proposition 704 “yes” votes, while 114 voted “no.”

The measure passed with a whooping 86 percent of the vote, while 14 percent opposed the measure.



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