Reno rejects all petitions, including de-annexation

By Natalie Gentry
Every petition presented to the Reno City Council Feb. 24 was rejected due to lack of required information – date of birth and voter registration number.
And in the case of a de-annexation petition, additional violations were discussed.
Reno City Attorney Walter Leonard, addressed the crowd at Monday’s City Council meeting.
“At the last meeting I was given the job of reviewing and reporting on the various petitions which were filed by Mr. (Art) Johnson,” Leonard said. “One petition asked the Council to cease using Tarrant County for the collection of taxes, two of the petitions related to tax benefits essentially for seniors, and the last on called for de-annexation of what is essentially the western portion of the city.”


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