A City of Galt Sales Tax Increase, Measure R
ballot question was on the November 4, 2008 ballot
for voters in the City of Galt in Sacramento County
, where it was approved.
Measure R increased the sales tax in the city by half of one cent.
| Measure R|
| Yes|| 4,978|| 68.01%|
- These final, certified, results are from the Sacramento County elections office.
The question on the ballot:
|| Measure R: "To fund police services, such as hiring additional officers, providing advanced training, expanding anti-gang/drug police activities, participating in the regional anti-drug task force, increasing neighborhood foot/bike patrols, increasing police presence at schools/parks, and removing graffiti, shall City of Galt Ordinance levying a transaction and use (sales) tax of ½ cent, with all funds staying in Galt, citizens' oversight and independent annual audits, be approved?"