A Millbrae Elementary School District parcel tax, Measure P
ballot question was on the June 3, 2008 ballot
for voters in the Millbrae Elementary School District in San Mateo County
, where it was narrowly defeated.
If Measure P had been approved, it would have levied an annual parcel tax of $78 for five years to reinstate music, library, instructional and technology aides and custodians in the school. The proposed tax hike was also designed to protect teachers from layoffs; and maintain programs, according to the ballot language.
A 2/3rds supermajority vote was required for approval.
| Measure P|
|Yes|| 3,190|| 66.29%|
- These final, certified, election results are from the San Mateo County elections office.
The question on the ballot:
|| Measure P: "To ensure that the children of Millbrae continue to receive a high quality education, to offset State budget cuts, to reinstate eliminated music, library, instructional and technology aides and custodians, protect teachers from layoffs, and to support and maintain the District's academic programs and classroom health and safety, shall the Millbrae Elementary School District be authorized to levy an annual tax of seventy-eight ($78) dollars per taxable parcel, limited to five years with a tax exemption for senior citizens?"