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City of Martinez bond proposition, Measure H (November 2008)

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A City of Martinez bond proposition, Measure H ballot question was on the November 4, 2008 ballot for voters in the City of Martinez in Contra Costa County, California, where it was approved.

Measure H authorized the city to borrow $30 million. The purpose was to "repair, renovate and make needed safety improvements to neighborhood parks, playgrounds, sporting fields, and the replacement of Rankin Pool; renovate and expand the Martinez Library with a designated children's area; provide youth recreational opportunities; and improve disabled access to parks and libraries."

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

Election results

Measure H
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 12,247 68.95%
No5,51631.05%
These final election results are from the Contra Costa County election office.

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Measure H: "To repair, renovate and make needed safety improvements to neighborhood parks, playgrounds, sporting fields, and the replacement of Rankin Pool; renovate and expand the Martinez Library with a designated children's area; provide youth recreational opportunities; and improve disabled access to parks and libraries, shall the City of Martinez issue $30 million in general obligation bonds, subject to citizen oversight and independent audits with no money to administrators' salaries?"[1]

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