Updated: Town of Jones Sued for Open Records Violations

**This article was updated on December 23, 2021 with information provided by the Town attorney. See below in the section titled "Update from Town Attorney." ** A lawsuit was filed on December 14, 2021 by Christopher K. Templeton against the Town of Jones for violating the Oklahoma Open Records Act. The Act is a series … Continue reading Updated: Town of Jones Sued for Open Records Violations

Board of Trustees to Consider Sales Tax Election

The Jones Board of Trustees will consider a resolution to call a special election during the Trustee meeting on Tuesday May 4, 2021 at 6:00 pm at Jones City Hall.    If the resolution passes, Jones voters will be asked to consider a 1% Sales Tax Increase during a July 13, 2021 Special Election.  If … Continue reading Board of Trustees to Consider Sales Tax Election

High Voter Turnout at Jones Municipal Election

Over 250 voters cast a ballot for Tuesday's election in Jones, OK, with a total of 749 votes cast. Each voter had the option to select up to three candidates to fill the Board of Trustees. While the final detail of voter participation will not be available from the Oklahoma County Election Board for another … Continue reading High Voter Turnout at Jones Municipal Election

Jones Sales Tax Data- March 2019

Jones sales tax for March 2019 was down 7% compared to the same month in the previous year. Sales tax is collected when any purchases for goods are made within the official city limits of Jones. i.e. Any time you purchase a burger at Shuff's or buy coffee at Johnny Pat's, you are paying sales … Continue reading Jones Sales Tax Data- March 2019