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Arcata Elementary School District parcel tax, Measure E (November 2012)

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An Arcata Elementary School District parcel tax, Measure E ballot question was on the November 6, 2012, ballot for voters in the Arcata Elementary School District in Humboldt County, where it was approved.[1]

The measure levied a parcel tax of $49 per parcel for five years.

The school district placed a $7 million bond proposition on the same November 6, 2012, ballot.

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

Election results

Measure E
Approveda Yes 4,944 77.96%
Final official results from the Humboldt County elections office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

Measure E: To provide stable funding the State cannot take away; make health and safety improvements; fund school nursing programs to promote good health; maintain small class sizes; retain teachers; and protect and expand music, art, and dance programs; shall the Arcata Elementary School District collect a $49 yearly education tax for five years, providing an exemption for senior citizens, no money for administration, with citizen oversight and all money benefiting local Arcata Elementary schools?[2]

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  1. Eureka Times Standard, "School bonds, parcel tax measures on November ballot," July 16, 2012
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.