City of Arvin Sales Tax Increase, Measure L (November 2008)

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A City of Arvin Sales Tax Increase, Measure L ballot question was on the November 4, 2008 ballot for voters in the City of Arvin in Kern County, California, where it was approved.

Measure L increased the city sales tax by one cent.

Election results

Measure L
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 1,498 71.57%
No59528.43%
These final, certified, election results are from the Kern County elections office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

MEASURE L: "To preserve public safety and prevent cuts to essential City services by expanding school gang/drug prevention programs; hiring additional police, including school officers; reducing 9-1-1 response times; repairing storm drains to prevent flooding; removing more graffiti/trash/litter; repairing potholes/streets; maintaining parks, youth recreation, and other general city services; should the city sales tax be increased by one cent requiring annual financial audits and public review of expenditures?"[1]

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