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County fields Measure Z funding requests

County fields Measure Z funding requests

Daniel Mintz Mad River Union HUMBOLDT – The county’s Measure Z sales tax took effect on April 1 and a county committee has already gotten millions of dollars of requests for its funding. Measure Z was approved by voters last November and adds a half-cent to the entire county’s sales tax rate. The revenue goes

Measure P & Z pass; Pereira, Wheetley and Pitino win Arcata Council

Union Staff Report HUMBOLDT – A measure that bans the growing of genetically modified organisms in Humboldt County was overwhelmingly approved Tuesday. Measure P passed by a landslide, with preliminary election totals of 17,029 yes votes, or 59.43 percent, compared to 11,624 no votes, or 40.57 percent. Measure Z, the county-wide half cent sales tax

Elizabeth Alves: Crappy Driving Is Dragging – And Running – Us Down

Caltrans District 1 is launching a campaign to encourage traffic safety for all road users. “Share the Road – Arrive Alive” will include six public service announcements which will run on local television stations and in movie theaters. There will also be reminders on the radio and a presence on the Internet. The tips will