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City of Pittsburg Hotel Tax, Measure H (November 2011)

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A City of Pittsburg hotel tax, Measure H ballot question was on the November 8, 2011 ballot for voters in the City of Pittsburg in Contra Costa County, where it was approved.

Measure H increases the hotel tax in Pittsburg from 8% to a maximum of 12%. It also eliminates the tax exemption for federal and state employees traveling on official business.

Election results

Measure H
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 4,264 77.8%
No1,21722.2%
These are the final, certified election results from the Contra Costa County elections office.

Ballot text

The question on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

MEASURE H: To provide for and maintain the City’s programs and services, including youth facilities, police services, park and recreational facilities; city streets, and other city purposes, shall an ordinance be adopted increasing the transient occupancy tax, which is a general tax charged on persons renting hotel rooms, from 8 percent to a maximum of 12 percent and eliminating the tax exemption for federal and state employees traveling on official business?

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