City of Bradbury Utility User Tax, Measure A (April 2012)

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A City of Bradbury Utility User Tax, Measure A was on the April 10, 2012 ballot for voters in the City of Bradbury in Los Angeles County, where it was defeated.[1]

Measure A asked if a utility users tax should be instituted in the city. The tax would have varied between 1% and 8.75%. In its first year, it would have been 8.4%. The tax would have been in force for 5 years.

The city council, which voted to put Measure A on the ballot, thought it was needed in order to "maintain essential general city services and to meet the obligations of State and Federal Mandates."

Election results

Measure A
Defeatedd No10458.1%
Yes 75 41.9%
Election results are from the City of Bradbury elections office as of 3:30 a.m. on April 13, 2012

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Measure A: "Shall an Ordinance be adopted imposing a Utility Users Tax of between 1% and 8.75% (first year being 8.4%) in order to maintain essential general city services and meet the obligations of State and Federal Mandates, establish exemptions for low or very low income households inhabited by at least one senior citizen or disabled person receiving Supplemental Security Income (SSI), and automatically terminating in five (5) years?"[2]

See also


  1. Pasadena Star News, "Voters to decide on races in Arcadia, Sierra Madre and Bradbury today," April 10, 2012
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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