Fort Ross Elementary School District parcel tax, Measure L (November 2012)
November 6, 2012, ballot for voters in the Fort Ross Elementary School District in Sonoma County, where it was approved.
Measure L levied a parcel tax of $48/year for eight years.
A 2/3rds supermajority vote was needed for approval.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|Measure L: "To provide funds to offset state revenue cuts, for support of quality academic programs, including reading, writing, math, science and technology, enrichment activities such as art, music and drama, retention of highly qualified teachers, and library and student bus transportation services, shall the Fort Ross Elementary School District be authorized to levy $48.00 per parcel annually for eight years, provide a senior citizens' exemption and have funds stay local and not be taken by the State?"|
- Press Democrat, "Six Sonoma County school districts look to voters for money boost," October 1, 2012
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.