Amendment 7

Missouri Department of Transportation workers fill a series of potholes on Woods Mill Rd. near 64/40 on March 18, 2013. MoDOT is asking people to report potholes through Facebook, Twitter or by calling 1-888-ASK-MODOT. (KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

After Failure of Amendment 7, MoDOT Figures Out What’s Next

A bid to provide the Missouri Department of Transportation with millions of extra dollars per year went down in flames Tuesday with the failure of Amendment 7.

08/06/2014

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Hundreds of Transportation Projects in Limbo With Failure of Amendment 7

More than 800 transportation projects will be in limbo with the failure of Amendment 7, the $.75 sales tax.

08/06/2014

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Transportation Sales Tax Defeated

A proposed transportation sales tax has been defeated in Missouri. Voters rejected proposed Constitutional Amendment 7 to impose a three-quarters cent sales tax that was projected to raise at least $540 million annually over the next decade.

08/06/2014

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Road Taxes Are Rising, Even in Tax-Averse States

On Tuesday, voters will decide on a historic change that would tax virtually everything they buy in order to yield more money for roads and bridges.

08/04/2014

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MoDOT: ‘In No Way Involved’ in Amendment Seven Campaigning

Some questions regarding electronic signs in support of Amendment Seven are going up along area highways.

07/23/2014

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Creve Coeur City Officials Won’t Back Transportation Tax Increase

The Creve Coeur City Council and Mayor Barry Glantz, while not telling people how to vote, think there’s a better way to raise revenue for transportation projects than through a $.75 sales tax increase.

07/22/2014

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Transportation Tax Opponents Voice Concerns

They say Amendment 7 lets over-the-road truckers off the hook for tearing up Missouri roads.

07/15/2014

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Widening Interstate 70 A Possibility

MoDOT releases “wish list” tied to transportation sales tax’s passage

06/13/2014

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Missouri Transportation Sales Tax Plan in Jeopardy

A proposed transportation sales tax that had appeared headed for the ballot now is in jeopardy of failing in the Missouri House, a potential casualty of a successful Republican push to cut income taxes.

05/09/2014

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