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County of Sonoma Sales Tax Extension, Measure F (November 2006)

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A County of Sonoma Sales Tax Extension, Measure F ballot question was on the November 7, 2006 ballot for voters in Sonoma County, where it was approved.[1]

Measure F would have extended a pre-existing county-wide quarter-cent sales tax for another twenty years. The proceeds of the quarter-cent sales tax go to support the Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District.

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

Election results

Measure F
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 126,570 75.7%
No40,52824.3%
These final, certified, election results are from the Sonoma County elections office.

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Measure F: "To preserve natural lands from development; protect working farms and ranches; protect drinking water sources; improve water quality in lakes, rivers and streams; create and improve parks and trails; and preserve the coastline and beaches, shall the current quarter-cent sales tax, funding the Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District, be continued for twenty years, and bonds authorized to finance projects, with required independent audits and citizen oversight without increasing taxes?"[2]

See also

References

  1. Smart Voter, Measure F
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.