Boulder City Excise Tax Extension Question (November 2012)
This question authorized the City of Boulder to extend taxes on electricity consumed from its current expiration date of March 31, 2013 to March 31, 2018. The rates of these taxes are $0.0049 per KWH for Residential, $0.0009 per KWH for Commercial, and $0.0003 per KWH for Industrial customers. This revenue will be used to expand the use of renewable energy and improve energy efficiency.
|Boulder City Question 2A|
Election results from Boulder County Current Election Results Summary
Text of measure
Language on the ballot:
|“|| WITHOUT RAISING ADDITIONAL TAXES, SHALL THE EXISTING CLIMATE ACTION PLAN EXCISE TAX BE EXTENDED FOR FIVE YEARS FOR THE PURPOSE OF CONTINUING TO PROVIDE INCENTIVES, SERVICES, AND OTHER ASSISTANCE TO BOULDER RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES TO IMPROVE ENERGY EFFICIENCY, EXPAND THE USE OF RENEWABLE ENERGY, AND TAKE OTHER NECESSARY STEPS TO REDUCE GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS, AT THE CURRENT RATE OF $0.0049 PER KILOWATT HOUR (KWH) FOR RESIDENTIAL CUSTOMERS, $0.0009 PER KWH FOR COMMERCIAL CUSTOMERS, AND $0.0003 PER KWH FOR INDUSTRIAL CUSTOMERS ON ELECTRICITY CONSUMED, FROM ITS CURRENT EXPIRATION OF MARCH 31, 2013, THROUGH MARCH 31, 2018 AS A VOTER-APPROVED REVENUE CHANGE?