PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) - Tuesday, Pascagoula residents will vote on a proposed 2 percent tax increase on prepared foods in restaurants in the city.
According to city parks and recreation director Darcie Crew, if the tax increase passes, it will provide about $800,000 a year to improve and create recreation facilities in the city.
Sixty percent of the voters have to approve the tax hike for it to pass.
Here is a list of polling locations for each ward in the city:
Ward 1 – Central Fire Station, 1707 Jackson Ave.
Ward 2 – Arlington Heights Baptist Church, 3819 Arlington St.
Ward 3 – Victory Praise and Worship Center, 2305 Chicot St.
Ward 4 – Lighthouse Baptist Church, 3003 Belair St.
North Ward 5 – Oasis Church, 4007 Pascagoula St.
South Ward 5 – American Legion Building, 1019 Market St.