Transportation Ballot Measures

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Election Date:
November 07, 2006

Sonoma & Marin Counties, CA

Type: Sales Tax

Outcome: Loss

Results: Failed, 65.3% - 34.7%

The Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit agency earlier announced plans to place a two-county, quarter-cent sales tax measure (Measure R) on the November ballot to fund passenger rail service from Cloverdale to Larkspur. The system is expected to cost $340 million to build and $10 million to $12 million a year to operate and maintain.  A supermajority of combined county votes is required to pass this measure.

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%