- Minority, Women, and small business owners in Shawnee county, Kansas
- United States of America
There has been no clear detailed accountability to Shawnee County residents as to the expenditure of Countywide 1/2 of 1 cent sales tax funds that go to JEDO. In addition, there is no clear detailed accountability as to the 10% allocated to economically and socially disadvantaged individuals and business enterprises as outlined in Interlocal Agreement of December 9, 2004.
To Small business owners, minority business owner, and women-owned businesses of Shawnee county:
It is imperative to the economic development and growth of Shawnee county to request the Kansas Attorney General's Office to investigate the following areas of the funding provided by the 1/2 of 1 cent sales tax:
1. The possible misuse or misrepresentation of public funds;
2. Contracting opportunities;
3. Open records and full disclosure of financial details.
The Investigate the 1/2 of 1 cent Countywide Retailers Sales Tax petition to Minority, Women, and small business owners in Shawnee county, Kansas was written by Glenda Overstreet and is in the category Business at GoPetition.