Proposal 55: Shall the County of Santa Cruz , to provide affordable local housing for vulnerable populations including veterans, seniors, low and modest income households, persons with disabilities, homeless individuals and families; housing that includes supportive services for individuals suffering from mental health or substance abuse illnesses; collect taxes approximating $19 dollars per $100,000 dollars of assessed valuation, generating approximately $9 million dollars annually; and issue up to $140 million dollars in bonds, at legal rates, to be repaid over 30 years; requiring independent oversight and annual audits?
There is 1 Statement of Opposition by an Organization
By Biz Council Updated: July 31, 2018, 11:52 a.m.
There are 2 Statements of Support by Organizations
By Santa Cruz YIMBY Updated: July 31, 2018, 9:43 a.m.
A step in the right direction. This will enable public private partnerships that produce more housing.
By People's Democratic Club Updated: July 31, 2018, 9:44 a.m.
We need housing for Santa Cruzans - this bond will allow us to create it.
By Seb Knight Updated: July 31, 2018, 9:41 a.m.
We need more housing badly! This is a step in the right direction and it gives us leverage to get state money.