Transportation Ballot Measures

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Election Date:
November 02, 2004

Santa Cruz, CA

Type: Sales Tax

Outcome: Loss

Results: Defeated, 43% - 57%

The widening of Highway 1 and the construction of a 31-mile rail trail along the old Union-Pacific Rail line are now linked together on a November transportation ballot initiative. Residents of Santa Cruz County will be asked to pay a half-cent sales tax to raise $530 million for the new projects as well as a passenger train station in Pajaro and a tourist trolley to run between Aptos and Capitola.

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%