Elyria City Income Tax Increase (November 2010)
This measure was defeated
- YES 7,377 (47.69%)
- NO 8,093 (52.31%) 
This measure sought to increase the city income tax to 2 percent, the added amount would go towards helping fund the city police department, estimated around $2.8 million a year. The money would have mainly gone towards hiring new officers, buying new vehicles and giving current officers more training.