November 2012 Ballot

park, picnic, outdoor recreation

Marin County Supervisors Add Parks Tax Measure To November Ballot

The Marin County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday added a quarter-cent tax increase measure on the November ballot that will fund and improve its parks, open spaces and agricultural projects.


San Francisco City Hall. (CBS)

SF Business Tax Reform Plans Combined For November Ballot

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and the Board of Supervisors reached a compromise on Monday for a November ballot proposal that could bring dramatic reform the city’s business tax system.


Christine Ponelle plays with her dogs Cholla and Puma at Bernal Heights Park (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Proposed SF Parks Bond Tweaked To Satisfy Critics

After the idea of the bond was first floated, critics decried it as one that would unnecessarily limit hiking in natural habitat areas.