City of Emeryville Utility Users Tax, Measure A (November 2007)

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A City of Emeryville Utility Users Tax, Measure A ballot question was on the November 6, 2007 ballot for voters in the City of Emeryville in Alameda County, where it was approved.

Measure A expanded the city's pre-existing Utility Users Tax to cover additional forms of services, particularly different varieties of telecommunication.

Election results

Measure A
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 1,234 85.93%
No20214.07%
These final election results are from the Alameda County elections office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

Measure A: "To maintain high quality of life in Emeryville and fund essential services including police, fire, 9-1-1, park maintenance, litter abatement, graffiti removal, flood protection, street maintenance, accessibility improvements, child care, senior and recreation programs, shall an ordinance be adopted that continues and ratifies the existing Utility Users Tax, requires voter approval for rate increases, modernizes telecommunications service definitions so taxpayers are treated the same regardless of technology used, with all expenditures subject to annual audit?"[1]

See also


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