A City of South Gate Sales Tax Increase, Measure P
ballot question was on the June 3, 2008 ballot
for voters in the City of South Gate in Los Angeles County
, where it was approved
Measure P increased the city's sales tax by one cent.
| Measure P|
| Yes|| 2,659|| 74.4%|
- These final, certified, election results are from the Los Angeles County elections office.
The question on the ballot:
|| Measure P: "To preserve public safety and prevent significant cuts to City services, by funding general City services such as hiring additional police officers, maintaining youth anti-gang and anti-drug programs, after-school parks and recreation services, graffiti removal, maintaining neighborhood parks, fixing potholes and City streets, and other essential City services, shall the City sales tax be increased by one cent with guaranteed independent annual financial audits, expenditure reports, and citizens’ financial oversight? "