A Novato Unified School District parcel tax, Measure A
ballot question was on the June 2, 2009 ballot
for voters in the Novato Unified School District in Marin County, California
, where it was approved.
Measure D authorized the school district to increase its parcel tax by $96 per parcel for six years.
The Novato Unified School District (NUSD) is one of the 19 public school districts in Marin County. Of these school districts, in 2009, it had the lowest per-pupil spending.
| Measure A|
| Yes|| 9,929|| 68.72%|
- These final, certified, results are from the Marin County elections office.
The question on the ballot:
|| Measure A: "To protect Novato schools from damaging state budget cuts, provide stable local funding that can’t be taken away by the state and preserve quality education by minimizing further teacher and staff layoffs, keeping school libraries open, limiting class size increases, and maintaining competitive science, math and other programs, shall Novato Unified School District increase the existing school parcel tax by $96 per parcel for 6 years, with a senior exemption, independent oversight and no money for administrator salaries?"