City of Greenfield
Special Parcel Tax Election
May 2, 2017
This is an all-Mail Ballot election. Postage is paid and no stamp is required.
The voters will decide if an ordinance of the City of Greenfield should add Chapter 3.32 to Title 3 to the Municipal Code pertaining to a Special Parcel Tax for Fire and Emergency Medical Services. If it is approved by two-thirds of the City’s voters, it will go into effect immediately after the result of the vote is declared by the City Council.
If you have any questions regarding this measure, please contact the City of Greenfield’s City Clerk at (831) 674-5591.
This is the question to the voters:
CITY OF GREENFIELD
Special Parcel Tax
(2/3 Voter Approval Required)
To ensure fire and emergency medical services for our community, including the cost of qualified staff, capital replacement and reserves, shall a new parcel tax providing up to $770,000 initially, be adopted without expiration at up to $200 per single family unit, $150 per multi-unit, and $85 - $200 plus $.07 per building square foot for non- residential parcels, including an annual increase equal to the inflation index as established each year by the City Council?