Transportation Ballot Measures

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Election Date:
November 04, 2014

Alachua County and City of Gainesville, FL

Type: Sales Tax

Outcome: Loss

Results: Failed, 40% - 60%

A one cent sales tax for eight years to fund transportation lists from the county and city of Gainesville for $30 million annually.  County funds will go to road projects & 5% bike/ped, city will spilt money 55% roads, 40% bus, and 5% bike/ped. This is the second attempt at a transportation funding measure, after a roads only measure failed in 2012.

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%