City of Bear Lake Hotel Tax Increase, Measure Y (November 2008)
Measure Y increased the hotel tax in the City of Bear Lake from 6% to 8%.
The question on the ballot:
|MEASURE Y: "Shall an ordinance be adopted to increase the rate of the City’s Transient Occupancy Tax (also known as Hotel Tax) charged to guests of private home rentals and any other overnight lodging facility from 6% to 7% as of January 1, 2009, and 7% to 8% as of January 1, 2010?"|
Advisory vote on Measure YY
An additional advisory-only vote was on the Bear Lake ballot. It said, "If the City’s Transient occupancy Tax (also known as Hotel Tax) is increased from 6% to 8%, should the City solely allocate the additional revenue to rebuild and renovate infrastructure, streets, parks, trails, lake access points and other public facilities, and prohibit the additional revenue from being used for general City operations?"
Advisory Measure YY was approved with over 78% of the vote.
- Text of Measure Y
- San Bernardino County local ballot measure election results for November 4, 2008
- November 2008 California hotel taxes
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