St. Louis Proposition P

2013 campaign for a regional sales tax increase dedicated to parks and trails 

This successful campaign to pass a 3/16-cent sales tax increase in the St. Louis metropolitan area created a funding source to to double the number of greenway miles, improve local parks, and provide critical funding for the revitalization of the grounds of the iconic Gateway Arch.

“The Conservation Campaign was critical in terms of devising and executing a low-profile strategy based on getting likely voters to the poll.”

 

– Peter Sortino, Assistant Vice Chancellor, Washington University