Rockaway Beach Officials Remain Optimistic

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thumb_d5563dcceb67097Officials in Rockaway Beach who supported a quarter-cent sales tax proposal for parks are disappointed with the outcome of Tuesday’s election, but remain optimistic about future improvements.

Alderwoman Edi Rownd spoke with HometownDailyNews.com…

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Rownd says the discussion about parks will continue at the next board of aldermen meeting. And she hopes those who voted in favor of the sales tax will help her organize fundraisers in support of park improvements.

The sales tax proposal failed by a vote of 93 to 61.