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Mendocino County, CA November 4, 2014 Election
Directory of Mendocino County, CA Measures
County Results as of Dec 28 11:40am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (249/249)
52.7% Countywide Voter Turnout (25017/47470)

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Measure H. Affordable Local Education, Job Training -- Sonoma County Junior College District (Bond Measure - 55% Approval Required)
Pass: 843 / 64.06% Yes votes ...... 473 / 35.94% No votes
To upgrade facilities, prepare students for careers/university transfer, attract quality faculty, keep SRJC current, improve student access, upgrade classrooms/labs/technology for 21st Century science/math skills, modernize career education facilities for vocational engineering, nursing, public safety, agriculture, jobs, meet earthquake/fire codes, acquire, construct/repair classrooms, facilities, sites/equipment, shall Sonoma County Junior College District issue $410,000,000 in bonds at legal rates with citizens' oversight, auunal audits?

Measure M. Special Tax -- Albion/Little River Fire Protection District (2/3 Approval Required)
Pass: 693 / 82.60% Yes votes ...... 146 / 17.40% No votes
Shall the Albion-Little River Fire Protection District, by Ordinance, (1) Repeal the existing special tax of $40.00 per unit, (2) Replacing it with a special tax not to exceed $75.00 per unit, this special tax shall be used to maintain and improve fire protection, suppression activities, prevention, and to acquire and maintain equipment or apparatus, and to increase our medical and rescue services, (3) Increase the appropriations limit by the increase of revenue by the tax?

Measure O. Fire Equipment Tax Levy -- City of Fort Bragg (2/3 Approval Required)
Pass: 1394 / 77.92% Yes votes ...... 395 / 22.08% No votes
To maintain the City's fire suppression capabilities and its program to replace fire trucks and equipment on a schedule that keeps response times low, with positive effects on property owner insurance rates, shall the expiring Fire Equipment Tax Levy be extended for 10 years and the rate increased to $22 per parcel with all revenue restricted to those local purposes?

Measure P. Extension of Transactions and Use Tax -- City of Ukiah (Majority Approval Required)
Pass: 2660 / 76.00% Yes votes ...... 840 / 24.00% No votes
Shall the one-half of one percent (0.5%) transaction and use tax used to fund essential public services, including police, fire prevention and protection, and emergency medical services, set to expire on September 25, 2015, be extended by Ordinance No. 1149 until repealed by majority vote in a municipal election?

Measure Q. Bonds -- Laytonville Unified School District (55% Approval Required)
Pass: 610 / 68.69% Yes votes ...... 278 / 31.31% No votes
To upgrade and modernize Laytonville schools, repair and replace the oldest parts of the elementary school, increase efficiency and install renewable energy upgrades to reduce operating costs, improve access to modern technology, and construct, acquire, and repair classrooms, sites, facilities and equipment, shall Laytonville Unified School District issue $5,500,000 in bonds at legal rates, with no money for administrators' salaries, annual financial audits, and independent citizens' oversight to ensure funds are only spent improving local schools?

Measure R. Appointed City Treasurer -- City of Point Arena (Majority Approval Required)
Pass: 63 / 61.76% Yes votes ...... 39 / 38.24% No votes
Shall the office of City Treasurer be appointive?

Measure S. Hydraulic Fracturing -- County of Mendocino (Majority Approval Required)
Pass: 16526 / 69.52% Yes votes ...... 7246 / 30.48% No votes
Shall the ordinance, which is titled An Initiative to Assert the Right of Residents of Mendocino County in Order to Secure Clean Water, Air and Soil and Freedom From Chemical Trespass, Which Would Ban Hydraulic Fracturing, Directional and Horizontal Drilling, and Waste Injection Wells in the County of Mendocino and Invalidates Any and All Laws Contrary to this Purpose to the Extent They Effect the County of Mendocino, be adopted?

Measure X. Bonds -- Southern Humboldt Unified School District (55% Approval Required)
Pass: 28 / 56.00% Yes votes ...... 22 / 44.00% No votes
To improve the quality of education with funding that cannot be taken by the State; repair/replace leaky roofs; modernize outdated classrooms, restrooms and school facilities; repair aging plumbing systems; improve student access to computers and modern technology; upgrade electrical systems; and make health/safety improvements; shall the Southern Humboldt Joint Unified School District issue $10,000,000 of bonds at legal rates, have an independent citizens' oversight committee and have NO money used for salaries, with all funds staying local?

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