Transportation Ballot Measures
November 06, 2012
Type: Sales Tax
Results: Failed, 65.66%-34.34% (66.67% required for approval)
A 30-year extension of a half-cent sales tax. Measure R was first approved by voters in 2008 as a 30-year tax. If approved, this would extend the expiration date from 2039 to 2069. An extension would provide more guaranteed revenue that could be used to finish current projects more quickly.