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Special Parcel Tax to Support Academic Programs
Ross School District
Parcel Tax - 2/3 Approval Required
Pass: 930 / 75.55% Yes votes ...... 301 / 24.45% No votes
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Results as of Nov 26 1:43am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (4/4)|
68.0% Voter Turnout (1272/
|Information shown below: Impartial Analysis | Arguments | Full Text|
Ross School District Special Parcel Tax. To support high quality, innovative academic programs; attract and retain highly qualified teachers; maintain low student-to-teacher ratios; support the visual and performing arts and technology integration; and offset funding cuts by the State; shall the Ross School District renew its existing education parcel tax for eight years, with a one-time increase of $184, maintaining 3% annual adjustments, all funds staying local, with exemptions for property owners aged 65 and older?
|Arguments For Measure E||Arguments Against Measure E|
No arguments against Measure E were submitted.
|Full Text of Measure E|
Section 7. The Marin County Superintendent of Schools is hereby requested to prepare and execute a Formal Notice of Parcel Tax Election and consolidation order in substantially the form attached hereto as Exhibit A (the "Formal Notice"), and to call the election by causing the Formal Notice to be posted in accordance with section 5362 of the California Education Code no later than August 6, 2014, or to otherwise cause the notice to be published as permitted by law. The Clerk of the Board, on behalf of and as may be requested by the Marin County Superintendent of Schools, is authorized to cause notices required by law in connection herewith to be published and posted, as the case may be.
Section 8. Pursuant to section 5303 of the California Education Code, the Marin County Registrar of Voters is requested to take all steps to hold the election in accordance with law and these specifications. The Marin County Registrar of Voters is hereby requested to reprint the measure in its entirety in the voter information pamphlet to be distributed to voters pursuant to section 13307 of the California Elections Code. In the event the measure in Section 3 will not be reprinted in the voter information pamphlet in its entirety, the Marin County Registrar of Voters is hereby requested to print, immediately below the impartial analysis of the measure, in no less than 10-point boldface type, a legend substantially as follows:
"The above statement is an impartial analysis of Measure E. If you desire a copy of the measure, please call the Marin County Registrar of Voters at 415-473-6456 and a copy will be mailed at no cost to you."
The Marin County Superintendent of Schools and the Board of Supervisors of Marin County are requested to order consolidation of the election with such other elections as may be held on the same day in the same territory or in a territory that is in part the same. The Board of Supervisors of Marin County is authorized to canvass the returns of the election pursuant to section 10411 of the California Elections Code.
Section 9. The President of the Board, or any member or members of the Board as the President shall designate, is hereby authorized, but not directed, to prepare and file with the Marin County Registrar of Voters a ballot argument in favor of the proposition contained in Section 2 hereof, within the time established by the Marin County Registrar of Voters, which shall be considered the official ballot argument of the Board as sponsor of the proposition.
Section 10. This resolution shall take effect from and after its adoption.
The above Resolution is adopted this 25th day of June, 2014.
s/JOHN LONGLEY President Ross School Board of Trustees
s/WHIT GAITHER Vice President Ross School Board of Trustees