Ventura Unified School District parcel tax, Measure Q (November 2012)
Measure Q creates a $59/year parcel tax. The tax will be in effect for 4 years. The tax will start in July 2013 and will generate about $2.7 million during each of the four years it will be in effect.
The school board of VUSD approved a budget of $133 million for the 2012-13 fiscal year. The district has approximately 1,450 full-time employees.
A two-thirds supermajority vote was needed for approval.
- Final official results from the Ventura County elections office.
- Trudy Tuttle, Superintendent of the Ventura Unified School District, supported Measure Q. She said, "It would be irresponsible for us not to go out again. Not only is the need still there, the need is greater."