My recommendations for support or opposition are viewed from the perspective of how the propositions affect local government and Napa County residents. Please refer to details page for more information on statewide propositions.
COUNTY MEASURE I – workforce housing creation
SUPPORT – The Board of Supervisors unanimously supports Measure I
Measure I – will increase the Transient Occupancy Tax (TOT) by 1%. TOT is paid only by overnight lodging guests. The funds from the 1% increase will be designated to a fund dedicated to creating more housing that is affordable for our workforce. See Yes on Workforce Housing website for more information and endorsements.
Proposition 1 — Housing Bonds
Proposition 2 — Use Mental Health Monies to Pay for Bonds to Reduce Homelessness
Proposition 3 — Water Supply and Water Quality Bonds
Proposition 10 — Allow Local Decision Making about Rent Control
Proposition 11 — Require Private Emergency Ambulance Employees to Remain on Call During Work Breaks
Proposition 5 — Transfer of Property Tax Base to New Home
Proposition 6 — Elimination of Certain Road Repair Funding
Proposition 4 — Bonds for Construction at Children’s Hospitals
Proposition 7 — Daylight Saving Time
Proposition 8 — Regulation of Outpatient Kidney Dialysis Clinic Charges for Treatment
Proposition 12 — Farm Animal Housing