Contra Costa

6/30/2015

5/4/2010

Description:

Measure A of 2010

Effective Date

7/1/2010

Sunset Date

Acalanes Union High School District

Election Date:

To avoid the severe loss of science, foreign language, English, social studies, the arts, and mathematics classes due to continuing deep cuts in the state’s budget, and to provide students with high-quality programs and services, shall the Acalanes Union High School District be authorized to collect an emergency special tax at an annual cost of $112 per parcel for five years beginning July 1, 2010, with a citizens’ oversight committee, and offering a senior exemption? (Measure A, 5/4/2010.)

Rate:

$112 per parcel.

Parcels owned and occupied by persons 65 years of age or older may qualify for an exemption.

Exemptions:

Uniformity:

Uniform

Levy Type:

Special Tax

Vote in Support (%):

68.5

More Information:

Indefinite

5/6/2014

Description:

Measure A of 2014

Effective Date

7/1/2015

Sunset Date

Acalanes Union High School District

Election Date:

In order to preserve the high quality of education in our local high schools, continue offering advanced courses in math, science, technology, music and the arts, attract and retain highly qualified teachers, and maintain manageable class sizes, shall the Acalanes Union High School District, with no increase in the current rate, continue to levy a $112 per-parcel tax with an exemption for seniors, and all money staying in our community to benefit our local high schools? (Measure A, 5/6/2014)

Rate:

$112 per parcel.

Parcels owned and occupied by persons age 65 years or older may apply for an exemption.

Exemptions:

Uniformity:

Uniform

Levy Type:

Special Tax

Vote in Support (%):

74.55

More Information:

Indefinite

11/3/2009

Description:

Measure G of 2009

Effective Date

7/1/2010

Sunset Date

Acalanes Union High School District

Election Date:

To provide stable local funding at our high schools and protect core academic programs from deep State budget cuts; preserve science, mathematics, arts, music and foreign language courses; and maintain library hours, shall Acalanes Union High School District renew and replace its parcel tax with one that continues the current annual rate of one hundred eighty-nine dollars per parcel, with an exemption for seniors, with all funds benefiting local high schools, and with an independent citizens’ oversight committee? (Measure G, 11/3/2009.)

Rate:

$189 per parcel.

Parcels owned and occupied by persons 65 years of age or older may qualify for an exemption.

Exemptions:

Uniformity:

Uniform

Levy Type:

Special Tax

Vote in Support (%):

74.5

More Information:

6/30/2019

11/2/2004

Description:

Measure BB

Effective Date

7/1/2005

Sunset Date

Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District

Election Date:

To preserve affordable local public transportation services that allow seniors and people with disabilities to remain independent, take students to and from school, help East Bay residents commute to work and reduce traffic and air pollution by reducing the number of cars on the road, shall the Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District (AC Transit) increase its existing parcel tax by $2 per parcel per month for ten years with an independent fiscal oversight committee and all money staying local? (Measure BB, 11/2/2004.) (Note: Measure VV, approved in 2008, extended this measure until 6/30/2019. The district obtains $29.3 million from parcel taxes, including Measures AA, BB and VV.)

Rate:

$48 per parcel.

Owners of undeveloped land, developed but vacant land and tax-exempt land will not be subject to the tax.

Exemptions:

Uniformity:

Uniform

Levy Type:

Special Tax

Vote in Support (%):

72.5

More Information:

6/30/2039

11/2/2016

Description:

Measure C1

Effective Date

7/1/2019

Sunset Date

Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District

Election Date:

To preserve essential local public transportation services, including those for youth, commuters, seniors, and people with disabilities, while keeping fares reasonable, shall the Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District extend its existing 8 dollars per month parcel tax at current levels for 20 years with no increase in tax rate, raising approximately 30 million dollars annually, with independent oversight and all money spent locally? (Measure C1, 11/8/2016.)

Rate:

Parcels that are undeveloped or that have been vacant for more than six months in any year shall be exempt. Properties exempt from property tax shall also be exempt from parcel taxes.

Owners of undeveloped land, developed but vacant land and tax-exempt land will not be subject to the tax.

Exemptions:

Uniformity:

Uniform

Levy Type:

Special Tax

Vote in Support (%):

82.1

More Information:

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