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May 8, 2018 > Ballot Measures for Tri-City Voice voters

Ballot Measures for Tri-City Voice voters



Statewide Ballot Measures
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Proposition 68
Put on ballot by Legislature
[SB 5 (Chapter 852, Statutes of 2017), De Le¢n]

Authorizes $4 billion in general obligation bonds for: parks, natural resources protection, climate adaptation, water quality and supply, and flood protection. Fiscal Impact: Increased state bond repayment costs averaging $200 million annually over 40 years. Local government savings for natural resources-related projects, likely averaging several tens of millions of dollars annually over the next few decades.

Pro www.YES68CA.com
Against lance.christensen@sen.ca.gov

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Proposition 69
Put on ballot by Legislature
[ACA 5 (Resolution Chapter 30, statutes of 2017), Frazier]

Requires that certain revenues generated by a 2017 transportation funding law be used only for transportation purposes and generally prohibits Legislature from diverting funds to other purposes. Fiscal Impact: No direct effect on the amount of state and local revenues or costs but could affect how some monies are spent.

Pro YesProp69.com
Against ASM.CA.GOV/Bigelow

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Proposition 70
Put on ballot by Legislature
[ACA 1 (Resolution Chapter 105, statutes of 2017), Mayes]

Beginning in 2024, requires that cap-and-trade revenues accumulate in a reserve fund until the Legislature, by a two-thirds majority, authorizes use of the revenues. Fiscal Impact: Beginning in 2024, potential temporary increase in state sales tax revenue, ranging from none to a few hundred million dollars annually, and possible changes in how revenue from sale of greenhouse gas emission permits is spent.

Pro www.YesOnProposition70.com
Against www.stopprop70.org

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Proposition 71
Put on ballot by Legislature
[ACAÿ17 (Resolution Chapter 190, Statutes of 2017), Mullin]

Provides that ballot measures approved by a majority of voters shall take effect five days after the Secretary of State certifies the results of the election. Fiscal Impact: Likely little or no effect on state and local finances.

Pro Kevin.Mullin@asm.ca.gov
Against gary.wesley@yahoo.com

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Proposition 72
Put on ballot by Legislature
[SCA 9 (Resolution Chapter 1, Statutes of 2018), Glazer]

Permits Legislature to allow construction of rain-capture systems, completed on or after January 1, 2019, without requiring property-tax reassessment. Fiscal Impact: Probably minor reduction in annual property tax revenues to local governments.

Pro SaveCaWater.org
Against None submitted



Regional Ballot Measures


Regional Measure 3 - Bay Area Traffic Relief Plan

Shall voters authorize a plan to reduce auto and truck traffic, relieve crowding on BART, unclog freeway bottlenecks, and improve bus, ferry, BART and commuter rail service with a $1 toll increase effective in 2019, a $1 increase in 2022, and a $1 increase in 2025, on all Bay Area toll bridges except the Golden Gate Bridge, with independent oversight of all funds?

Pro https://www.yesonrm3.com/
Against OccupyMTC.org
Nine-County-Coalition.Squarespace.com




Alameda County


Measure A - Childcare and Early Education Measure

To expand access to childcare and preschool for low- and middle-income families; help homeless and at-risk children, including help preventing child abuse and neglect; attract and retain quality childcare workers; and add spaces for childcare at locations throughout the county, shall the County of Alameda enact a 30-year ?% sales tax providing approximately 140 million dollars annually with citizens? oversight, public disclosure of spending, and mandatory annual audits?

Pro www.ACCChildcareCrisis.com
Against None found

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Measure B - San Lorenzo Unified School District Bond

Authorize $130,000,000 in bonds at the rate of $0.06 per $100 assessed property value to fund upgrades to schools in the district.

Pro www.slzusd.org
https://slzusd-ca.schoolloop.com/cms/page_view?d=x&piid=&vpid=1523874564697&no_controls=t&group_id=1522740801407
Against Citizen Comments




Additional Information

League of Women Voters of the Bay Area
www.VotersEdge.org
lwvbayarea.org

Ballotpedia
https://ballotpedia.org/June_5,_2018_ballot_measures_in_California

Alameda County
acvote.org

Santa Clara County
sccgov.org

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