Martinez Unified School District parcel tax, Measure B (November 2008)

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A Martinez Unified School District parcel tax, Measure B ballot question was on the November 4, 2008 ballot for voters in the Martinez Unified School District in Contra Costa County, where it was approved.

Measure B authorized the school district to levy a parcel tax of $50 per parcel/per year for five years.

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

Election results

Measure B
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 9,507 69.59%
No4,15530.41%
These final election results are from the Contra Costa County election office.

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

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

Measure B: "To support high academic achievement for local students by maintaining small class sizes, updated textbooks and classroom materials, improved access to modern technology, science education, art, music, band programs, library services and school counselors to help students prepare for college and work, shall Martinez Unified School District authorize an annual school parcel tax of $50 per parcel for a term not to exceed five years, exempting eligible senior citizens, and including citizens' oversight?"

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