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June 5, 2018 — California Primary Election
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June 5, 2018California Primary Election

Election Results

Statewide Results

  • 100% of precincts reporting.
  • Voter Turnout: 29.7%.

San Diego County Results

  • 100% of precincts reporting.
  • Voter Turnout: 35.3%.

Ballot Measures

State of California

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Proposition 68 — Bonds for Environment, Parks and Water

Passed 2,985,868 votes yes (56.7%) 2,277,315 votes no (43.3%)

Authorizes $4 billion in general obligation bonds for: parks, natural resources protection, climate adaptation, water quality and supply, and flood protection. Fiscal Impact: Increased state bond repayment costs averaging $200 million annually over 40 years. Local government savings for natural resources-related projects, likely averaging several tens of millions of dollars annually over the next few decades.

Proposition 69 — Transportation Funding

Passed 4,268,438 votes yes (81%) 1,000,249 votes no (19%)

Requires that certain revenues generated by a 2017 transportation funding law be used only for transportation purposes and generally prohibits Legislature from diverting funds to other purposes. Fiscal Impact: No direct effect on the amount of state and local revenues or costs but could affect how some monies are spent.

Proposition 70 — Cap-and-Trade Amendment

Failed 1,807,089 votes yes (35.7%) 3,256,015 votes no (64.3%)

Beginning in 2024, requires that cap-and-trade revenues accumulate in a reserve fund until the Legislature, by a two-thirds majority, authorizes use of the revenues. Fiscal Impact: Beginning in 2024, potential temporary increase in state sales tax revenue, ranging from none to a few hundred million dollars annually, and possible changes in how revenue from sale of greenhouse gas emission permits is spent.

Proposition 71 — Ballot Measure Effective Date

Passed 3,952,568 votes yes (77.4%) 1,152,601 votes no (22.6%)

Provides that ballot measures approved by a majority of voters shall take effect five days after the Secretary of State certifies the results of the election. Fiscal Impact: Likely little or no effect on state and local finances.

Proposition 72 — Taxes for Rainwater Capture Systems

Passed 4,376,913 votes yes (84.3%) 814,734 votes no (15.7%)

Permits Legislature to allow construction of rain-capture systems, completed on or after January 1, 2019, without requiring property-tax reassessment. Fiscal Impact: Probably minor reduction in annual property tax revenues to local governments.

Local
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City of Chula Vista
Ballot Measures

Measure A — Chula Vista One-Half Cent Sales Tax

Passed 17,502 votes yes (52%) 16,147 votes no (48%)

THE CHULA VISTA ONE-HALF CENT TRANSACTION AND USE TAX ORDINANCE

Shall the measure to provide: faster responses to 9-1-1 emergency calls, increase neighborhood police patrols, reduce gang and drug-related crimes, address homelessness, improve firefighter, paramedic and emergency medical response, and general city services, by enacting a ½ cent sales tax, until the voters decide otherwise, generating an estimated $17 million annually for City services, with all funds staying in Chula Vista, with citizen oversight and independent audits, be adopted?

City of National City
Ballot Measures

Measure B — Would repeal current term limits for National City mayor, set new term limits for all officials

Failed 2,735 votes yes (48.8%) 2,869 votes no (51.2%)

TERM LIMITS AND ACCOUNTABILITY FOR ALL ELECTED OFFICIALS INITIATIVE

Shall an ordinance be adopted repealing the existing voter-approved limit of three consecutive four-year terms upon the office of the Mayor, and in its place, imposing a limit of two consecutive four-year terms upon the offices of the Mayor, City Councilmembers, City Clerk, and City Treasurer?

Measure C — Would leave current National City term limits intact for mayor, limit others too, new lifetime limit

Passed 3,049 votes yes (54.8%) 2,519 votes no (45.2%)

EXPAND AND STRENGTHEN TERM LIMITS INITIATIVE

Shall an ordinance be adopted preserving the existing voter-approved term limit of three consecutive four-year terms upon the office of the Mayor, imposing a limit of three consecutive four-year terms upon the offices of City Councilmembers, City Clerk, and City Treasurer, and limiting the offices of the Mayor, City Councilmembers, City Clerk and City Treasurer to a lifetime total of six four-year terms in all of those offices combined?

Special District
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County Service Area (CSA) 113
Ballot Measures

Measure D — Repealing Special Benefit Tax for Structural Fire Protection, County Services Area 113 (San Pasqual)

Passed 111 votes yes (82.8%) 23 votes no (17.2%)

INITIATIVE MEASURE REPEALING ORDINANCE NO. 6735 REGARDING SPECIAL BENEFIT TAX FOR STRUCTURAL FIRE PROTECTION IN COUNTY SERVICE AREA 113

Shall the County Board of Supervisors adopt an Ordinance to repeal Ordinance 6735 and remove the Fire Protection Tax levy from the properties within the original County Service Area 113?

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