2018 Statewide Ballot Measures

Housing Bond

Ballot Measure Description: SB 3 (Beall) Veterans and Affordable Housing Bond Act of 2018. 

Ballot Measure Language: SB 3 (Beall) Veterans and Affordable Housing Bond Act of 2018. 

Parks and Water Bond

SB 5, passed by the Legislature in 2017, places a parks and water bond on the June 2018 statewide ballot. The $4 billion bond contains funding in three main areas:

  • Parks Funding ($1.283 billion)
  • Water Funding ($1.19 billion)
  • Climate and Environmental Programs Funding ($1.547 billion)
Ballot Measure Language: SB 5 (Chapter 852, Statutes of 2017), De León. California Drought, Water, Parks, Climate, Coastal Protection, and Outdoor Access For All Act of 2018.

Brief Breakdown of SB 5 (de Leon)

Toolkit for Cities 

Transportation Protection

League Supports June Ballot Measure to Add Constitutional Protections to Transportation Revenues, CA Cities Advocate, Dec. 22, 2017

Ballot Measure Language: ACA 5 (Resolution Chapter 30, statutes of 2017), Frazier. Motor vehicle fees and taxes: restriction on expenditures: appropriations limit.

ACA 5 Analysis and FAQ

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