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Evergreen School District parcel tax, Measure T (November 2008)

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An Evergreen School District parcel tax, Measure T ballot question was on the November 4, 2008 ballot for voters in the Evergreen School District in Santa Clara, California, where it was approved.

Measure T authorized the Evergreen School District to levy a $90/parcel tax annually for five (5) years.

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

Election results

Measure T
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 24,238 73.85%
No8,58126.15%
These final, certified, election results are from the Santa Clara County elections office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

MEASURE T: "To enhance student achievement in local schools through maintaining the class size reduction program, providing individual attention from teachers, enhancing science and math instruction, maintaining safe schools, and bringing back music and arts programs, shall the Evergreen School District assess an annual parcel tax of $90 per parcel, for five years, with citizen oversight and independent audits, an exemption for senior citizens, and no money for district administrators' salaries?"

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