City of Torrance Utility Users Tax, Measure T (June 2008)

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A City of Torrance Utility Users Tax, Measure T ballot question was on the June 3, 2008 ballot for voters in the City of Torrance in Los Angeles County, California, where it was approved.

Measure T ratified a pre-existing tax on utility use that generates about $8 million a year in city revenue.

Election results

Measure T
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 10,716 56.22%
No8,34643.78%
These final, certified, election results are from the Los Angeles County elections office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

Measure T: "Shall an ordinance be adopted to ratify and update Torrance’s existing telephone utility users’ tax, to continue to maintain such essential city services as police, fire, street repair, parks, libraries, recreation programs and other services that are presently paid for from the city’s general fund; provided that the present tax rate will not change; low-income seniors and disabled persons will remain exempt; and independent annual audits will be required?"[1]

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