A Santa Cruz City Elementary School District parcel tax, Measure P
was on the February 5, 2008 ballot
for voters in the Santa Cruz City Elementary School District in Santa Cruz County
, where it was approved.
Measure P imposed a $105/year parcel tax for 9 years.
A 2/3rds supermajority vote was required for approval.
| Measure P|
| Yes|| 17,952|| 80.14%|
- These final, certified, election results are from the Santa Cruz County elections office.
The question on the ballot:
|| Measure P: "To reduce class size in all elementary grades, support achievement in science, reading, writing, and the arts, and fund school libraries and literacy instruction, shall Santa Cruz City Elementary School District continue its expiring parcel tax for nine years at an annual rate of $105/ parcel, exempting parcels owned/ occupied by senior citizens (65+)? An independent oversight committee will audit spending, with every dollar staying in this community to support local elementary schools and no funds used for administrator salaries."