BALLOT STATEMENT - HAYWARD MEASURE D - ELECTION DAY JUNE 7, 2016
To maintain City of Hayward services including:
- maintaining firefighters, paramedics, fire stations, and neighborhood police patrols;
- protecting emergency response times;
- preserving youth and anti-gang programs, and
- emergency and disaster preparedness;
shall the City of Hayward renew the existing Utility Users Tax ordinance at 5.5% on gas, electricity, video and telecommunications services, providing $16 million annually, for 20 years, with exemptions available for low-income lifeline users; and all money dedicated to preserving Hayward city services?