Transportation Ballot Measures

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Election Date:
November 08, 2016

Wake County, NC

Type: Sales Tax

Outcome: Win

Results: Pass, 53% - 47%

Wake County Commissioners have voted to place a half-cent sales tax referendum to help fund a new $2.3 billion regional transit plan on the November ballot.  The plan includes commuter trains between Raleigh, Research Triangle Park, and Durham, and also expands bus service.

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%