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The "School Facilities Special Tax", if approved, will be in effect for 20 years.  It renews an existing tax that has been in effect since 1990.<ref>[http://www.sfexaminer.com/opinion/blogs/under-the-dome/Supes-back-schools-June-tax-renewal-measure--89034127.html ''San Francisco Examiner'', "Supes back school tax renewal measure", March 24, 2010]</ref>
 
The "School Facilities Special Tax", if approved, will be in effect for 20 years.  It renews an existing tax that has been in effect since 1990.<ref>[http://www.sfexaminer.com/opinion/blogs/under-the-dome/Supes-back-schools-June-tax-renewal-measure--89034127.html ''San Francisco Examiner'', "Supes back school tax renewal measure", March 24, 2010]</ref>
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Some parents are canvassing neighborhoods to encourage residents to vote "yes" on Proposition A.<ref>[http://www.sfexaminer.com/local/Parents-canvas-for-parcel-tax-renewal-92597879.html ''San Francisco Examiner'', "Parents canvas for parcel tax renewal", May 2, 2010]</ref>
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==

Revision as of 06:55, 2 May 2010

A San Francisco Unified School District parcel tax, Proposition A ballot measure is on the June 8, 2010 ballot for voters in the San Francisco Unified School District in San Francisco.[1]

If Proposition A passes, property owners in the school district will pay $32.20/year or $16.10/unit per year on multi-family residential parcels. Funds raised from the tax can only be used for capital improvements. The tax is expected to generate about $7 million a year.

The "School Facilities Special Tax", if approved, will be in effect for 20 years. It renews an existing tax that has been in effect since 1990.[2]

Supporters

Some parents are canvassing neighborhoods to encourage residents to vote "yes" on Proposition A.[3]

See also

External links

References

  1. Beyond Chron, "June Ballot Measures Reflect City’s Political Fault Lines", March 24, 2010
  2. San Francisco Examiner, "Supes back school tax renewal measure", March 24, 2010
  3. San Francisco Examiner, "Parents canvas for parcel tax renewal", May 2, 2010

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