Oakland Unified School District parcel tax, Measure N (November 2008)

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An Oakland Unified School District Parcel Tax, Measure N ballot question was on the November 4, 2008 ballot for voters in the Oakland Unified School District in Alameda County, where it was defeated.

If Measure N had been approved, it would have authorized the school district to levy a parcel tax of $10 per parcel per month ($120 per year) for ten years.

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

Election results

Measure N
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No57,80538.55%
Yes 92,132 61.45%
These final election results are from the Alameda County election office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

Measure N: "To attract and retain highly qualified and credentialed teachers for Oakland's District-run public schools, and to support successful educational programs at Oakland's public charter schools, shall Oakland Unified School District levy $10 per parcel per month ($120 per year) for 10 years with an exemption for low-income residents, mandatory annual audits, an independent citizens' oversight committee, and all money spent to benefit Oakland Schools and all Oakland students?"[1]

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