City of Hawthorne Utility Users Tax, Measure V (November 2008)

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A City of Hawthorne Utility Users Tax, Measure V ballot question was on the November 4, 2008 ballot for voters in the City of Hawthorne in Los Angeles County, where it was approved.

Measure V left the city's utility user tax at 5% but extended it to additional utilities, resulting in an overall increase in utility tax revenues to the city.

Election results

Measure V
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 15,704 73.4%
No5,69426.4%
These final, certified, election results are from the Los Angeles 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 V: "Shall Ordinance No. 1925 be adopted to maintain the rate of the City of Hawthorne’s Communication Users’ Tax (formerly the Telephone Users Tax and Cable Television Users Tax) at 5%; to revise the method for calculating and collecting the Communication Users’ Tax to reflect technological advances and changes in federal law; to continue the tax exemption for senior-citizen and disabled households; and to ratify and approve the past collection of the Tax?"

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