A City of Palmdale Hotel Tax, Measure A
ballot question was on the May 19, 2009 ballot
for voters in the City of Palmdale in Los Angeles County
, where it was approved.
Measure A authorized the City of Palmdale to increase its hotel tax ("transient lodging tax") from 7% to 10%.
| Measure A|
| Yes|| 6,287|| 64.05%|
- These final election results are from the Los Angeles County election office.
The question on the ballot:
|| Measure A: "To maintain and improve essential general city services including: public safety; Sheriff’s deputies; gang/crime prevention; senior services; job creation; business development; shall the City of Palmdale increase the existing Transient Occupancy Tax, (“hotel room tax”), charged only to persons who occupy hotel/motel rooms in Palmdale, transmitted to the City of Palmdale by those who collect room charges, from 7% to 10%, with expenditures approved through general fund budgets adopted in open public hearings, subject to annual audits?"