Sleepy Hollow Fire Protection District Paramedic Services special tax, Measure R (November 2010)

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A Sleepy Hollow Fire Protection District Paramedic Services special tax, Measure R ballot proposition was on the November 2, 2010 ballot for voters in the Sleepy Hollow Fire Protection District Paramedic Service District in Marin County. It was approved.

Measure R continued the Sleepy Hollow paramedic tax of $42.50/year, increasing to $51.50 over four years. The tax per residence, or 1,500 square feet of structure developed parcel in nonresidential use, was in addition to transport fees charged by ambulance providers to insurance companies.[1]

A 2/3rds supermajority vote was required for approval.

Election results

Measure R
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 1,031 80.99%
No24219.01%
These final, certified results are from the Marin County elections office.

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Measure R: Shall there be a continuation of the four year special tax for paramedic services in the amount of $42 not exceeding $51 in the fourth year per taxable living unit or per 1,500 square feet of structure-developed parcel in non-residential use, to be collected in addition to transport fees charged to insurance providers for Sleepy Hollow residents, with the appropriations limit increased by the amount of said tax for the next four years?[2]

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References

  1. Contra Costa Times, "Marin voters to consider paramedic tax increases in November," September 25, 2010
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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