A City of La Habra Sales Tax Increase, Measure T
ballot question was on the November 4, 2008 ballot
for voters in the City of La Habra in Orange County
, where it was approved.
Measure T raised the city's sales tax by half of one cent. The Measure T tax will be in effect for 20 years.
| Measure T|
| Yes|| 9,855|| 54.8%|
- These final, certified, results are from the Orange County elections office.
The question on the ballot:
|| MEASURE S: "To maintain funding for essential City programs including household hazardous waste; natural disaster preparedness; skilled 9-1-1 dispatch/police officers; youth anti-gang/anti-drug programs; street paving, sidewalk/pothole repair; senior/disabled transportation and meals-on-wheels services; graffiti removal; storm drain maintenance to prevent pollution; and other general city services, shall the City sales tax be increased by one-half cent requiring annual independent financial audits, public expenditure reports, expiring after 20 years?"