November 2010 Voter Guide

Analysis and recommendations for the November 2010 ballot
Voter Guide
October 4, 2010
City MeasureName
SPUR Position
PROP. AA$10 vehicle registration fee
Yes
PROP. AEarthquake Retrofit Bond
Yes
PROP. BIncreasing Employee Contributions to BenefitsYes
PROP. CQuestion Time
No
PROP. DNon-Citizen Voting for School Board
No Position
PROP. EElection Day Voter Registration
No Position
PROP. FHealth Service Board Elections
Yes
PROP. GSetting Transit Operator Wages Through Collective Bargaining
Yes
PROP. HDual Office Holding
No
PROP. ISaturday Voting Pilot
Yes
PROP. JHotel Tax Increase
No
PROP. KHotel Tax Loophole Fix
No Position
PROP. LSit/Lie
No Position
PROP. MCommunity Policing
No
PROP. NProperty Sales Tax
No

 

This analysis was reviewed, debated and adopted as official SPUR policy by the SPUR Board of Directors on July 21 and August 18, 2010. It is the product of the SPUR Ballot Analysis Committee and several staff members and volunteers, all listed below. Committee: Rob Black, LeeLee Brown, Mike Ege, Aaron Foxworthy, Robert Gamble, Tom Hart, Heather Hough, Ellen Huppert, Sacha Ielmorini, Barry Kendall, Jim Lazarus, John Madden, Corey Marshall, Bree Mawhorter, Terry Micheau, Dick Morten, Tomiquia Moss, Patrick Otellini, David Prowler, Deborah Quick, Victor Seeto, Mark Sole, Evelyn Wilson, Peter Winkelstein, Howard Wong and Chris Wright SPUR staff and volunteers: Saul Ettlin, Virginia Grandi, Sarah Karlinsky, Gabriel Metcalf, Laura Tam and Egon Terplan.

About the Authors: 
Julie Kim