Mesa Park parcel tax, Measure I (November 2013)

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A Mesa Park parcel tax, Measure I ballot question was on the November 5, 2013, election ballot for voters in the city of Mesa Park District in Marin County, which is in California. It was approved.

Measure I authorized a $49 parcel tax.[1]

Mesa Park residents approved a $45 dollar parcel tax in 2008, which expired in 2013.

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

Election results

Measure I
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 357 71.98%
No13928.02%
These final, certified results are from the Marin County elections office.

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Resolution No. 11 of the Board of Commissioners of Mesa Park be confirmed, establishing a special tax of $49 per year per improved parcel, commencing with fiscal year 2014-2015 and continuing for a period of 4 years, for the maintenance and operation of Mesa Park located at 110 Mesa Road, and shall the appropriations limits be confirmed in the amount equal to the tax revenues received by this parcel tax?[1][2]

Analysis

Below is an impartial analysis of Measure I written by the city attorney:

If this Measure is approved by a two-thirds vote, the Board of Commissioners of Mesa Park (Firehouse Com - munity Park Agency) will be authorized to levy a special tax of Forty-Nine Dollars ($49.00) per improved parcel for the maintenance and operation of Mesa Park located at 110 Mesa Road, commencing in fiscal year 2013-2014 and continuing for a period of four (4) years. If approved, the Measure also establishes that the appropriations limits be set in an amount equal to the tax revenues received as a result of the parcel tax.[3][2]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Marin County November 5, 2013 ballot content
  2. 2.0 2.1 Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
  3. Marin County Measure I information page