Cotati-Rohnert Park Unified School District parcel tax, Measure A (March 2005)

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A Cotati-Rohnert Park Unified School District parcel tax, Measure A ballot question was on the March 8, 2005 ballot for voters in the Cotati-Rohnert Park Unified School District in Sonoma County, California, where it was defeated.

If Measure A had been approved, it would have levied a $97 annual parcel tax on parcels in the district for four years.

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

In June 2012, voters approved Measure D, a parcel tax of $89/parcel for five years.

Ten parcel tax proposals were on the March 8, 2005 ballot for voters in various public school districts in Sonoma County; only one of them was approved by voters.

Election results

Measure A
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No3,28933.6%
Yes 6,500 66.4%
These final, certified, election results are from the Sonoma County elections office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

Measure A: "To maintain and improve high quality local education by: Attracting and retaining quality teachers and staff; enhancing literacy and reading instruction; improving science and math programs; maintaining library services, shall Cotati-Rohnert Park Unified School District levy an annual parcel tax of $97.00 for 4 years only, with independent community fiscal oversight, annual audits, exemptions for seniors, and no funds used for administrator salaries?"[1]

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References

  1. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.