Parcel taxes for paramedic services in the Lucas Valley and San Rafael areas of Marin County, Measures E and F (November 2011)

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Two Parcel taxes for paramedic services in the Lucas Valley and San Rafael areas of Marin County, Measures E and F were on the November 8, 2011 ballot for voters in Lucas Valley (Measure E) and a collection of non-contiguous neighborhoods in the San Rafael area in Marin County. Both measures were approved.[1]

Measure E

Measure E is a special tax that pays for paramedic services in the Lucas Valley area of Marin County. Due to its approval, the tax (which pre-existed) will be continued and increased from $85/year to a maximum of $95/year for each residential unit. The tax for non-residential buildings will increase from 11 cents to 13.2 cents per square foot. The increases will be phased in over four years.[2]

A 2/3rds supermajority vote was required for passage.[1]

Election results

Measure E
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 367 77.43%
No10822.57%

Ballot text

The question on the ballot:

MEASURE E: Shall the existing special tax for paramedic services be increased from $85.00 to a maximum of $95.00 per year for each living unit, and from 11 cents to a maximum of 13.2 cents per square foot of structure for each non-residential structure? These increases will be phased in over four years.[3]

Measure F

Measure F is a special tax that pays for paramedic services in a collection of non-contiguous neighborhoods in the San Rafael area of Marin County. With the approval of Measure F, that pre-existing tax will be continued and increased from $85/year to a maximum of $95/year for each residential unit. The tax for non-residential buildings will increase from 11 cents to 13.2 cents per square foot. The increases will be phased in over four years.

A 2/3rds supermajority vote was required for passage.[1]

Election results

Measure F
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 947 74.1%
No33125.9%
Election results are from the Marin County elections office.

Ballot text

The question on the ballot:

MEASURE F: Shall the existing special tax for paramedic services be increased from $85.00 to a maximum of $95.00 per year for each living unit, and from 11 cents to a maximum of 13.2 cents per square foot of structure for each non-residential structure? These increases will be phased in over four years.[3]

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