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Missoula Voters Approve Open Space Funding

Congratulations to Amber Sherrill, Five Valleys Land Trust, and all the supporters of the Missoula County open land bond and Missoula city stewardship mill levy for engineering victory on both those measures on Nov. 6. Voters did, in fact, say “YES“ to open space, rivers and farmland, with 62 percent of the voters approving the county bond and 61 percent of the voters approving the city stewardship mill levy. The bond approval and stewardship fund gives FVLT a stable conservation project funding source and improves the quality of life for Missoula city and county residents.

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