A City of Seaside Sales Tax Increase, Measure R
ballot question was on the February 5, 2008 ballot
for voters in the City of Seaside in Monterey County
, where it was approved.
Measure R increased the sales tax in the city by one cent.
| Measure R|
| Yes|| 3,018|| 58.16%|
- These final, certified, results are from the Monterey County elections office.
The question on the ballot:
|| Measure R: "Seaside Vital City Services Measure: To protect/maintain essential City of Seaside services by hiring additional police officers and firefighters, improving 9-1-1 police/fire response times, fixing potholes, improving/maintaining City streets, youth/senior programs and parks, increasing code enforcement, expanding anti-gang/drug enforcement programs, removing graffiti/blight, and other general City services, shall the City sales tax be increased by one cent with published, independent annual financial audits of all expenditures available for public review?"