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Mt. Diablo Unified School District parcel tax, Measure D (May 2009)

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A Mt. Diablo Unified School District parcel tax, Measure D ballot question was on the May 19, 2009 ballot for voters in the Mt. Diablo Unified School District in Contra Costa County, California, where it was defeated.[1][2]

If Measure D had been approved, it would have authorized the school district to impose a $99 per-parcel/per-year tax.

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

Election results

Measure D
Defeatedd No20,49040.46%
Yes 30,155 59.54%
These final, certified, election results are from the Contra Costa County election office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

Measure D: "To provide all students with a quality education, including reading, writing, math and science; ensure reliable, local funding to protect against harmful state budget cuts; attract and retain quality teachers; maintain vital college and work force preparation programs; and enhance classroom technology; shall the Mount Diablo Unified School District be authorized to levy $99 per parcel annually, with no funding for district office administrator salaries, an exemption for seniors and strict monitoring by an independent citizen oversight committee?"[3]

See also

External links


  1. Measure D election results
  2. Contra Costa Times, "Mt. Diablo school board ratifies contracts, approves layoffs and Measure D committee bylaws," April 30, 2009
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.