A City of Coachella Utility Users Tax, Measure M
ballot question was on the November 3, 2009 ballot
for voters in the City of Coachella in Riverside County
, where it was defeated.
If Measure M had been approved, it would have been assessed on electricity, gas, water, sewer, cable TV and refuse hauling. The city estimated that it would have gained $1.2 million in new tax revenue if Measure M had been approved.
In March 2010, Coachella's city council voted 5-0 to put Measure I, another utility tax question on the June 8, 2010 ballot. It was approved.
| Measure M|
|Yes|| 457|| 45.34%|
- These final, certified, results are from the Riverside County elections office.