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— Transient Occupancy Tax —


City of Milpitas
Measure R - 2/3 Approval Required

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Election Results


12,552 votes yes (67.76%)

5,971 votes no (32.24%)

  • 100% of precincts reporting (33/33).
  • 19,817 ballots counted.

To provide funding to maintain general city services, including police/fire protection, 9-1-1 emergency response, senior/library services, park maintenance, pothole repair/street paving and attracting/retaining local businesses, shall an ordinance be adopted increasing the maximum transient occupancy tax paid by hotel guests from 10% up to as much as 14%, providing approximately $5,200,000 annually until ended by voters, subject to independent, public audits, with all funds used locally?
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