Montecito Fire Protection District Gann Override, Measure M (July 2010)

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Montecito Fire Protection District Gann Override, Measure M ballot question was on the July 13, 2010 ballot for voters in the Montecito Fire Protection District in Santa Barbara County, where it was overwhelmingly approved.[1]

In reaction to the successful vote on the measure, Fire Chief Kevin Wallace said, "I am very pleased with the election results! I am glad to see that our residents see the value in the specialized services that the Montecito Fire Protection District provides, such as paramedic response, wildland fuels mitigation and disaster preparedness education. Without passage of this measure, service levels to our constituents would have had to have dropped dramatically!"[1]

Election results

Measure M
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 2,031 93.12%
No1506.88%
These final, certified results are from the Santa Barbara County elections office.

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

"Shall the Montecito Fire Protection District retain its increased limits on appropriations to assure continued fire protection, rescue and emergency medical services?"[2]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Ed Hat, "Montecito Fire Ballot Measure Passes," July 13, 2010
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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