El Monte Use of Revenue from Measure H, Measure C (November 2012)
Measure C dictates how the revenues raised from Measure H, the "Soda Tax", will be spent. As Measure H was defeated, the effect of Measure C is moot.
- Final official results from the Los Angeles County elections office.
The question on the ballot:
|Measure C: "If the Sugary Sweetened Beverage License Fee ballot measure passes on November 6, 2012, the new tax revenues should be used primarily to pay for the following public services: police and fire emergency services; parks and recreation programs including new sports fields; health and wellness programs for children and senior citizens; and other projects to prevent and treat diabetes and childhood obesity."|