A County of Fresno Library Sales Tax, Measure L
ballot question was on the November 4, 2008 ballot
for voters in Fresno County
, where it was defeated.
If Measure L had been approved, it would have authorized Fresno County to increase the county sales tax by one-quarter of one cent for sixteen years.
A 2/3rds supermajority vote was required for approval.
| Measure L|
|Yes|| 163,865|| 63.41%|
- These final, certified, election results are from the Fresno County elections office.
The question on the ballot:
|| Measure L: "To add books, separate homework areas for children/youth, work with neighborhood schools to increase after school and job search programs, improve, upgrade, repair, and construct urban/rural Fresno County branch libraries; including disability access, fire safety, remove asbestos, improve energy efficiency and technology, shall Fresno County voters amend the one-eighth cent sales tax with a one-quarter cent sales tax for sixteen years with independent public review of expenditures?"