City of Galt Sales Tax Increase, Measure R (November 2008)

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

Measure R increased the sales tax in the city by half of one cent.

Election results

Measure R
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 4,978 68.01%
No2,34231.99%
These final, certified, results are from the Sacramento County elections office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

Measure R: "To fund police services, such as hiring additional officers, providing advanced training, expanding anti-gang/drug police activities, participating in the regional anti-drug task force, increasing neighborhood foot/bike patrols, increasing police presence at schools/parks, and removing graffiti, shall City of Galt Ordinance levying a transaction and use (sales) tax of ½ cent, with all funds staying in Galt, citizens' oversight and independent annual audits, be approved?"[1]

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