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City of Gustine Sales Tax Increase, Measure B (November 2009)

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A City of Gustine Sales Tax Increase, Measure B ballot question was on the November 3, 2009 ballot for voters in the City of Gustine in Merced County, where it was narrowly approved.

Measure B raised the sales tax in the City of Gustine by half-a-cent.

Measure B was on the ballot a year after voters in the City of Gustine rejected Measure N, a proposed sales tax increase that was on the November 4, 2008 ballot.

Election results

Measure B
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 347 51.87%
No32248.13%
These final, certified, results are from the Merced County elections office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

MEASURE B: "To maintain public safety and community services including, but not limited to, maintaining an adequate number of police and fire personnel, and providing and maintaining recreation facilities and services throughout the community such as Y-Lead, swimming pool, and city parks, shall the ordinance be adopted increasing the City general sales tax by half-cent, with guaranteed independent financial audits?"

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