A City of Downey Utility Taxes, Measure D
ballot question was on the November 6, 2012 ballot
for voters in the City of Downey in Los Angeles County
, where it was approved
With approval of Measure D, the utility tax in the city went down from 5% to 4.8% but it applies to additional utilities.
| Measure D|
| Yes|| 23,807|| 79.8%|
- Final official results from the Los Angeles County elections office.
The question on the ballot:
|| Measure D: "Shall an ordinance be adopted to reduce the tax on telecommunication services from 5% to 4.8%; modernize the prdinance to treat taxpayers equally regardless of technology used; and to preserve funding of general City services, such as police, fire protection, street maintenance; and for parks and recreation, library and senior citizen programs; subject to an annual independent audit?"