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The '''City of Los Gatos Skateboard Park Resolution, Measure D''' was on the [[February 5, 2008 ballot measures in California|February 5, 2008 ballot]] in [[Santa Clara County, California ballot measures|Santa Clara County]] for voters in the City of Los Gatos.
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{{tnr}}A '''Town of Los Gatos Skateboard Park Resolution, Measure D''' was on the [[February 5, 2008 ballot measures in California|February 5, 2008 ballot]] for voters in the Town of Los Gatos in [[Santa Clara County, California ballot measures#February 5|Santa Clara County]], where it was '''defeated.'''
  
Measure D was '''defeated'''. 34.22% voted in its favor.
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If Measure D had been approved, it would have required the Town of Los Gatos be to construct and operate a skatepark "for the free use of its citizens". The skateboard park would have been located in the Miles Avenue property. The estimated cost of constructing the park was $1 million, and the funds would have come from existing funds of the town. It was anticipated that the annual operating costs would be about $50,000.
  
Voters were asked the question:
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==Election results==
:"Shall the Town of Los Gatos be required to construct and operate a skatepark for the free use of its citizens on its Miles Avenue property, generally conforming with plans and specifications approved by the Town, the one-time cost to design and construct not to exceed $1,000,000, paid from existing Town funds, the annual operating cost not to exceed $50,000, said costs to be reduced by any valuable contributions made by others?"
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{{Short outcome
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| title = Measure D
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| yes = 4,163
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| yespct = 34.22
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| no = 8,001
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| nopct = 65.78
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| image =
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| unresolved =
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| state = Local
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| percent = 55.0
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}}
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:''These final, certified, election results are from the [http://www.sccgov.org/elections/results/feb2008/ Santa Clara County elections office].''
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==Ballot question==
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{{Q box |
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  text = '''Measure D:''' "Shall the Town of Los Gatos be required to construct and operate a skatepark for the free use of its citizens on its Miles Avenue property, generally conforming with plans and specifications approved by the Town, the one-time cost to design and construct not to exceed $1,000,000, paid from existing Town funds, the annual operating cost not to exceed $50,000, said costs to be reduced by any valuable contributions made by others?"
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==External links==
 
==External links==

Revision as of 09:25, 5 January 2013

A Town of Los Gatos Skateboard Park Resolution, Measure D was on the February 5, 2008 ballot for voters in the Town of Los Gatos in Santa Clara County, where it was defeated.

If Measure D had been approved, it would have required the Town of Los Gatos be to construct and operate a skatepark "for the free use of its citizens". The skateboard park would have been located in the Miles Avenue property. The estimated cost of constructing the park was $1 million, and the funds would have come from existing funds of the town. It was anticipated that the annual operating costs would be about $50,000.

Election results

Measure D
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No8,00165.78%
Yes 4,163 34.22%
These final, certified, election results are from the Santa Clara County elections office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

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

Measure D: "Shall the Town of Los Gatos be required to construct and operate a skatepark for the free use of its citizens on its Miles Avenue property, generally conforming with plans and specifications approved by the Town, the one-time cost to design and construct not to exceed $1,000,000, paid from existing Town funds, the annual operating cost not to exceed $50,000, said costs to be reduced by any valuable contributions made by others?"

External links