Transportation Ballot Measures

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Election Date:
November 07, 2017

Athens-Clarke County, GA

Type: Sales Tax

Outcome: Win

Results: 74%-26%

Local officials have approved the final project list for a 5-year 1% sales tax increase for transportation and sent it to the November ballot.  If approved, this ballot measure would raise an estimated $104 million over five years to spend on roads, bridges, sidewalks, bike lanes and paths and public transit.

2017 Results
12
States
17 Measures

Win: 15
Loss:  2

Success Rate: 88%

2016 Results
23 States
77 Measures

Win: 55
Loss: 22

 

Success Rate: 71%

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2015 Results
10 States
34 Measures

Win: 23
Loss: 11

Success Rate: 68%

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2014 Results YTD
18 States
61 Measures

Win: 42
Loss: 19

Success Rate: 69%

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2013 Results
8 States
15 Measures

Win: 11
Loss: 4

Success Rate: 73%