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Marin County, CA November 3, 2020 Election
Directory of Marin County, CA Measures
County Results as of Dec 17 12:16pm, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (112/112)
90.2% Countywide Voter Turnout (158103/175220)

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Measure L. Parcel Tax -- Shoreline Unified School District (2/3 Approval Required)
Pass: 2,734 / 78.7% Yes votes ...... 742 / 21.3% No votes
   1695 (82.24%) Yes / 366 (17.76%) No in Marin County
   1039 (73.43%) Yes / 376 (26.57%) No in Sonoma County
To ensure quality education in local schools with stable local funding that cannot be taken by the State, shall Shoreline Unified School District's measure to enhance science, technology, engineering, and math programs; maintain art and music programs; provide specialized reading and writing programs, and attract and retain qualified teachers; be adopted, renewing the current $212 per parcel rate without any increase, raising $1,000,000 annually, for 8 years, with senior exemptions, independent oversight, and all funds benefiting local students?

Measure M. Parcel Tax -- Tamalpais Union High School District (2/3 Approval Required)
Pass: 51822 / 73.63% Yes votes ...... 18564 / 26.37% No votes
To renew $16,800,000 in expiring annual funding and prevent deep cuts by continuing locally controlled school funding the state cannot take away, shall Tamalpais Union High School District maintain excellent hands-on science, technology, engineering, math, reading and writing instruction; attract/retain highly qualified teachers; and support music/art; by adopting a measure renewing the current $469 annual per parcel rate for 9 years, with senior exemptions, cost of living adjustments, and independent oversight?

Measure P. School Bonds -- Sausalito Marin City School District (55% Approval Required)
Pass: 5024 / 73.83% Yes votes ...... 1781 / 26.17% No votes
To replace older portable classrooms; construct new and modernize existing classrooms; upgrade libraries, science labs/ support facilities; make essential safety and security improvements; keep schools safe, clean and well-maintained; repair, construct, acquire classrooms, equipment, sites/ facilities; shall Sausalito Marin City School District's measure authorizing $41,600,000 in bonds, at legal rates, levying 3 per $100 of assessed value ($2,500,000 annually) while bonds are outstanding, be approved, with citizen oversight, audits, no funds for administrators, and all funds spent locally?

Measure Q. Transient Occupancy Tax -- City of Novato (Majority Approval Required)
Pass: 20473 / 76.35% Yes votes ...... 6343 / 23.65% No votes
To continue funding, for Novato only, that cannot be taken by Sacramento, for general city services including, but not limited to: local COVID-19 crisis relief/recovery; neighborhood police patrols; 9-1-1 emergency response; repairing potholes/streets; supporting business community recovery; disaster response; shall an ordinance increasing the City of Novato's existing transient occupancy tax by 2% (paid only by hotel/lodging guests), until ended by voters, providing an additional $400,000 annually, with citizens' oversight, independent audits, be adopted?

Measure R. Sales Tax -- City of San Rafael (Majority Approval Required)
Pass: 16216 / 61.66% Yes votes ...... 10085 / 38.34% No votes
To preserve essential city services with funding that cannot be taken by Sacramento, including disaster/health emergency preparedness, repairing potholes/city streets, maintaining 911 emergency response times, city parks/playgrounds, crime prevention, preserving local services/programs for youth, families, seniors, homeless, and other city services, shall the City of San Rafael measure increasing the local sales tax rate by %, for 9 years, providing $3,400,000 per year, be adopted?

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