Town of San Anselmo sales tax, Measure D (November 2013)
|Voting on Taxes|
|Not on ballot|
This measure increased the sales tax in the city by 0.5% for 10 years.
Officials said the measure was required primarily for road maintenance and repair.
- These final, certified results are from the Marin County elections office.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
| To repair potholes, repave roads, reduce traffic congestion, maintain and improve
sidewalks/drainage/street medians, preserve public safety, and improve other general Town services, facilities, and infrastructure, shall the Town of San Anselmo establish a one-half percent (.5%) sales tax for ten years, with annual independent audits, mandatory public expenditure reports, and an independent citizens’ oversight committee with all funds staying in San Anselmo under local control?
A copy of Resolution No. 4044, which referred Measure D to the ballot, is available here.
- Renew San Anselmo, a committee for Measure D
Arguments in favor
Officials argued that the approval of this measure was vital for necessary city services.
Below are the results of a poll asking potential voters if they were planning on voting for Measure D:
|Measure D - Support v. Opposition|
|Poll||Definitely yes||Probably yes||Undecided, lean yes||Undecided, lean no||Probably no||Definitely no||Undecided||Margin of Error||Sample Size|
|Fairbank, Maslin, Maullin, Metz & Associates poll - Measure D support|
June 7-16, 2013
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- San Anselmo City November 5, 2013 ballot content
- Marin News, "Four Marin municipalities go hat in hand for sales tax hikes," September 22, 2013
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.