A County of Solano Sales Tax for Libraries Extension, Measure L
ballot question was on the June 5, 2012 ballot
for voters throughout Solano County
, where it was overwhelmingly approved.
The approval of Measure L means that a pre-existing sales tax of one-eighth-of-a-cent that supports the operations of the public libraries throughout the county will be extended for sixteen (16) more years.
A 2/3rds supermajority vote was required for passage.
| Measure L|
| Yes|| 53,654|| 80.1%|
- These final election results are from the Solano County elections office.
The question on the ballot:
|| MEASURE L: Shall Ordinance No. 2011-1724 to extend the 1998 countywide library retail transactions and use tax at the rate of one-eighth of one percent (0.125%) for a maximum of 16 years, which provides local library funding; prevents library closures; maintains collections of books, databases, and other materials; preserves library hours and children, teen, adult, senior programs, including computer training, homework help, family literacy and children's storytimes, with all revenues staying in Solano County, be adopted?