Transportation Ballot Measures

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Election Date:
November 08, 2016

Contra Costa County, CA

Type: Sales Tax

Outcome: Loss

Results: Fail, 63% - 37%

The Contra Costa Transportation Authority has approved a 1/2-cent transportation sales tax measure to fix pot holes, improve freeways, boost transit, and other measures aimed at easing traffic congestion.  The measure would generate an estimated $2.3 billion over 30 years for road and transit projects.  33 percent would go to transit related projects/services, including $70 million for BART's East Contra Costa extension.

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%