Transportation Ballot Measures

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Election Date:
November 04, 2008

Lawrence, KS

Type: Sales Tax

Outcome: Win

Results: Passed, #2: 70% - 30% #3: 69% - 31%

The T system's financial struggles have led Lawrence City Commissioners to discuss the need for a new sales tax if the public transit system is to continue. Commissioners have placed two separate transit sales tax questions on the November ballot: Question #2 is a 0.2 percent to support public transit and capital investment and a Question #3 is a 0.05 sales tax to expand public transportation..

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%