Sales tax meetings
The Committee for Our Future, which is mounting the drive to pass the half-percent sales tax on the May 3 primary ballot, has announced events it is sponsoring. The tax would be for five years and would bring in an estimated $12 million to $14 million per year.
Tuesday: (7 p.m.) Committee for Our Future meets at Ironworkers Union Hall on Bev Road, Boardman. Volunteers are still needed to work on the campaign.
April 17: (noon to 5 p.m.) Spaghetti dinner to raise funds for the committee's campaign, Sts. Peter & amp; Paul Church, 1025 N. Belle Vista, Youngstown ($10 for adult/$5 for children).
April 19: (7 p.m.) Committee for Our Future meets at McMann Hall, state Route 46, Canfield.
April 26: (7 p.m.) Committee for Our Future meets at Stacey Pavilion, Austintown Park, Austintown.
April 28: (5 to 8 p.m.) Rally at the Youngstown Maennerchor, 831 Mahoning Ave., Youngstown.
Source: Suzanne Barbati, special projects coordinator,
Mahoning County commissioners