City of Orinda Parcel Tax, Measure E (June 2008)

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A City of Orinda Parcel Tax, Measure E ballot question was on the June 3, 2008 ballot for voters in the City of Orinda in Contra Costa County, California, where it was approved.

Measure E levied an additional tax to raise money for the library in Orinda.

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

Election results

Measure E
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 4,455 74.13%
No1,55525.87%
These final, certified, election results are from the Contra Costa County elections office.

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Measure E: "For the purpose of maintaining the existing hours and services at the Orinda Library, replacing worn and outdated books and materials, and ensuring that the Library can continue existing programs for children, families and seniors, shall the City of Orinda be authorized to continue and adjust the existing tax from twenty-seven dollars to thirty-nine dollars per year per residential parcel or equivalent unit, only for the Orinda Library and subject to an annual audit?"[1]

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