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City of Long Beach parcel tax, Measure I (November 2008)

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A City of Long Beach parcel tax, Measure I ballot question was on the November 4, 2008 ballot for voters in the City of Long Beach in Los Angeles County, where it was defeated.

If Measure I had been approved, it would have authorized the City of Long Beach to levy an annual parcel tax of $120/residential unit with 0.4 to 8.8 cents per square foot for other types of real estate, adjusted annually for inflation.

A 2/3rds supermajority vote was required for approval.

Election results

Measure I
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No67,61947.14%
Yes 75,821 52.86%
These final, certified, election results are from the Los Angeles County elections office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

Measure I: "To repay bonds which the City intends to issue to repair/replace city streets, sidewalks, alleys, storm drains, fire stations, police stations, libraries and recreational facilities and to acquire, restore and preserve wetlands, shall an Ordinance be adopted which establishes an annual parcel tax of $120 per residential unit (0.4 to 8.8 cents per square foot for other uses) adjusted annually for inflation? "[1]

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