A West Almanor Community Services District parcel tax, Measure A
ballot question was on the November 8, 2011 ballot
for voters in the West Almanor Community Services District
in Plumas County
, where it was defeated.
If Measure A had been approved, the parcel tax of $90/year that is in effect in the district would have been increased to $200/year, starting on July 1, 2012.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|| MEASURE A: "Upon a two-thirds vote of approval, shall a special tax, replacing the current special tax of $90.00 which will expire on June 30, 2012, be imposed for an indefinite period starting July 1, 2012 for the specific purpose of emergency medical response, fire protection and prevention and hazardous materials response; and shall this tax be authorized in the amount of $200.00 per year on each parcel of real property or condominium unit within the District, excluding those parcels exempt from property tax and the following parcel numbers: 108-010-004, 108-101-008, 108-101-015, 108-010-016, 108-010-017, 108-010-021, 108-010-023, 108-053-006, 108-053-007, 108-090-002, 108-141-001, 108-211-008, 108-283-004, 108-232-001, 108-241-003 and 108-320-035, said tax will be collected along with the Plumas County property taxes and shall the District appropriations limit (spending limit) be raised by the amount of the annual proceeds from this special tax for the period this tax is in effect, which revenue shall be deposited into a specifically created account on which an annual report shall be made as required by Government Code Section 50075.3?"