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Riverside County, CA November 4, 2008 Election
Directory of Riverside County, CA Measures
County Results as of December 2 11:01am, 100.0% of Precincts Reporting (1403/1403)
78.3% Countywide Voter Turnout (657,005/838,716)

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Measure G. Repair/ School Construction/Education Improvement Measure -- Colton Joint Unified School District (Bond Measure - 55% Approval Required)
Fail: 140 / 53.44% Yes votes ...... 122 / 46.56% No votes
Shall Colton Unified School District issue $225,000,000 in bonds, at legal rates, requiring citizen oversight, audits and no money for administrators' salaries to reduce overcrowding, improve every neighborhood school, attract quality teachers and qualify for state matching grants, build middle and high schools, improve libraries, science/computer labs, repair restrooms, increase security, after-school program and joint-use space, drop-off zone safety, and acquire, construct, repair equipment/sites/facilities?

Measure K. Amending User's Tax Ordinance -- City of Indio (Majority Approval Required)
Pass: 10,691 / 65.19% Yes votes ...... 5,709 / 34.81% No votes
Shall the city of Indio amend and modernize the city's utility users' tax ordinance?

Measure L. Utility User's Tax -- City of Cathedral City (Majority Approval Required)
Pass: 8,742 / 68.33% Yes votes ...... 4,052 / 31.67% No votes
Shall the City of Cathedral City impose a utility users' tax at the rate of three percent (3%) on telecommunication services, electricity, gas and solid waste removal?

Measure O. Utility Users's Tax -- City of Hemet (Majority Approval Required)
Fail: 10,732 / 44.82% Yes votes ...... 13,212 / 55.18% No votes
Shall the City of Hemet establish a 5% utility users' tax?

Measure P. Utility Users' Tax -- City of Moreno Valley (Majority Approval Required)
Pass: 36,080 / 79.19% Yes votes ...... 9,481 / 20.81% No votes
Shall the City of Moreno Valley adopt a new Utility Users Tax of 5.75% ?

Measure Z. School Safety; Vocational Education; Classroom Repair Measure -- Beaumont Unified School District (55% Approval Required)
Pass: 9,028 / 62.04% Yes votes ...... 5,523 / 37.96% No votes
Shall the District be authorized to sell general obligations bonds not to exceed $125,000,000 to be used for school safety, vocational education and classroom repair?

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