Parcel tax

(CBS)

East Bay School Districts Brace For More Cuts After Parcel Tax Defeats

The defeat of several parcel tax measures has forced educators in Pleasanton, Rodeo and Union City to weigh how many more programs can be reduced or eliminated, and just how big class sizes will become.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–05/05/2011

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

Oakland Mayor Unveils Worst Case Scenario Budget

Oakland Mayor Quan unveiled her worst-case scenario budget that would cut 368 jobs if concessions aren’t made.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/30/2011

Oakland City Hall. (CBS)

Oakland Faces Sweeping Cuts Due To Massive Budget Deficit

It was revealed that sizeable across-the-board cuts in city departments were expected, as Oakland grapples with a projected $46 million deficit.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/12/2011

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Peninsula, Silicon Valley Voters Asked To Help Fund Education

The proposed parcel tax increases range from $49 annually in Los Gatos to $193 in Los Altos.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/11/2011

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.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/06/2011

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Alameda School Parcel Tax Appears Headed For Victory

A closely watched property tax to help cash-strapped schools in the East Bay city of Alameda appeared headed for victory Wednesday.

CBS San Francisco–03/09/2011

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3 Bay Area Cities Voting On Parcel Taxes To Fund Schools

Alameda residents are voting on a new local property tax that school officials say is needed to avert teacher layoffs and campus closures on the island city.

CBS San Francisco–03/08/2011

Oakland City Hall. (CBS)

Oakland Residents To Vote On New Parcel Tax Measure

The Oakland City Council has voted to place a parcel tax measure on the June ballot that would raise $11 million a year for the next five years to help reduce the city’s $46 million budget shortfall.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/08/2011

(AP)

Contra Costa Fire Chief: Stations Will Close Without Parcel Tax

The top brass at the Contra Costa Fire Protection District say a parcel tax may be the only thing preventing a dire financial situation from getting worse.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/22/2010

(AP)

Contra Costa Fire Stations In Danger Of Being Shut Down

Up to eight fire stations in the Contra Costa County Fire Protection District could be closing if a parcel tax isn’t approved next year by voters.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–11/24/2010

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