After discussion at its public meeting Tuesday night, the La Cañada Flintridge City Council appeared unlikely to place on the March 2020 ballot a sales tax measure that was projected to raise approximately $2.5 million a year for the city. Continue reading “City Council Hesitates on Plan to Boost Sales Tax”
Los Angeles County District 5 Supervisor Kathryn Barger, a San Marino resident, said she encourages voters to decide on a tax proposition to help address homelessness in the county.
Measure H, which is expected to generate $350 million annually with a quarter-cent sales tax, is a countywide ballot item for the March 7 election. The 10-year tax requires two-thirds approval and would be dedicated to services addressing the county’s large homeless population. Continue reading “Barger Encourages Voters to Turn Out”