A City of Arcadia Utility Users Tax, Measure A
ballot question was on the June 9, 2009 ballot
for voters in the City of Arcadia in Los Angeles County
, where it was approved.
Arcadia's utility tax is 5%. What Measure A did was broaden the types of services and technologies that are covered by the tax.
| Measure A|
| Yes|| 2,091|| 76.5%|
- These final election results are from the Los Angeles County election office.
The question on the ballot:
|| Measure A: "Shall an ordinance be adopted to update, with no increase in rates, Arcadia’s existing Utility User’s Tax Ordinance on telephone/telecommunications services to address current and future technologies in order to preserve funding for critical City services, including police and fire protection, paramedic services, library and recreational programs, so that all taxpayers are treated equally regardless of technology used, while maintaining current low income and disabled exemptions?"