Oakland Parcel Tax

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan is interviewed in the KCBS studio (CBS)

Oakland Voters Reject Parcel Tax, Quan Says Finances ‘Fragile’

Measure I, the temporary fiscal emergency parcel tax, lost with 62 percent voting against it, according to preliminary results.


Oakland City Hall. (CBS)

Oakland Council Member Calls Parcel Tax Measure ‘Too Vague’

Voting begins Monday in a special election-by-mail to decide if Oakland homeowners should pay an extra $80 a year for a parcel tax one City Councilmember is vehemently against.


Oakland Mayor Jean Quan

Phil Matier: Oakland Parcel Tax Proposal Stalled By Dissenting Council

There has been a setback in Oakland Mayor Jean Quan’s efforts to put a parcel tax before voters this summer.