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Marin County Service Area 28 Paramedic Services special tax, Measure M (November 2010)

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A Marin County Service Area #28 Paramedic Services special tax, Measure M ballot proposition was on the November 2, 2010 ballot for voters in the Marin County Service Area 28 Paramedic Service District in Marin County. It was approved.

Measure M increased the $40-per-parcel tax by $24 in a 351-square-mile area that included San Geronimo Valley, Point Reyes Station, Stinson Beach, Bolinas, Inverness, Tomales and several other smaller areas.[1]

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

Election results

Measure M
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 3,860 73.13%
No1,41826.87%
These final, certified results are from the Marin County elections office.

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Measure M: Paramedic Services Special Tax. To protect lifesaving paramedic services by maintaining rapid response times, providing advanced heart attack treatment, and keeping trained paramedics on fire engine companies, shall a special tax be approved to permit an increase of $24 annually above the current rate on residential units and shall the County of Marin’s appropriation limit be correspondingly increased?[2]

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References

  1. Contra Costa Times, "Marin voters to consider paramedic tax increases in November," September 25, 2010
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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