A Piru Cemetery District parcel tax, Measure M
ballot question was on the November 4, 2008 ballot
for voters in the Piru Cemetery District in Ventura County
, where it was approved.
Measure M levied an annual special property taxes on all properties in the cemetery district. The district intended to use the enhanced revenue to add approximately 180 additional gravesites.
A 2/3rds supermajority vote was required for approva.
| Measure M|
| Yes|| 453|| 83.58%|
- These election results are from the Ventura County elections office.
The question on the ballot:
|| Measure M: "To keep the Piru Cemetery open to the public, better serve the Piru community, preserve our local heritage, improve the maintenance of the cemetery grounds including gravesites and headstones, and increase cemetery capacity so there are potentially 180 more gravesites available and additional places to keep cremated remains, shall an annual special property tax be authorized with all revenue staying in our community for local cemetery services?"