Ballot Measure

The City of Hayward had a Special Municipal Election on November 8, 2016

Important Dates and Deadlines

Key Dates and Deadlines

Important Information About Arguments

Instructions and Forms for those wishing to file arguments in favor of or against the measure

Measure Placed on the Ballot by the Legislative Body:

Measure EE

TO ASSURE LOCAL CONTROL AND CLOSE ON-GOING DEFICITS, SHALL THE CITY OF HAYWARD BE AUTHORIZED TO ENACT A GENERAL TAX ORDINANCE NOT EXCEEDING 15% OF GROSS SALES FOR ALL PRODUCTS ASSOCIATED WITH MEDICAL OR ADULT USE OF CANNABIS, FROM CULTIVATION, DISTRIBUTION, MANUFACTURING, AND RETAILING OF CANNABIS OR PRODUCTS DERIVED THEREFROM, IF THE CITY OF HAYWARD PERMITS CANNABIS BUSINESS ACTIVITIES, SUCH TAX TO BE IN ADDITION TO ANY OTHER TAXES IMPOSED BY THE CITY OF HAYWARD OR THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA?

Resolutions

Resolution 16-154 Cannabis Transaction and Use Tax

Notice of Measure

Notice of Measure - Español - 中文TagalogTiêng Viêt

Impartial Analysis

City Attorney's Impartial Analysis of the Measure

Primary Arguments

Argument in Favor of Measure

Election Forums

The League of Women Voters-Eden Area hosted an Election Forum on September 21, 2016, at the City of Hayward Council Chambers.   

City of Hayward Measure EE - Informational Only by Fran David, Retired City Manager

6:00 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.

Hayward Unified School District Governing Board Forum

6:15 p.m. - 8:15 p.m. 

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