What other public safety measures are included in Measure H?

Measure H will:

  • Allow for quicker responses to 911 emergencies by addressing public safety facilities needs for police, fire, and emergency operations. Replace outdated lifesaving and firefighting equipment.
  • Address homelessness and keep public areas clean, safe, and free of graffiti. Enabling the City to invest in services to reduce homelessness.
  • Increase the number of police officers in our community and provide police services, including crime prevention and investigations, and reduction of gang activity and drug related crimes.
  • Increase Code Enforcement to address blight, illegal dumping, and other nuisances. 
  • Help keep streets, parks, sidewalks, landscapes, and infrastructure safe, clean, and well-maintained.

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1. Does the revenue generated by Measure H stay in Modesto?
2. How does Measure H affect my business or transactions in the City of Modesto?
3. How is Measure H tax paid?
4. Is there fiscal accountability in Measure H?
5. What is Measure H?
6. What items are taxed by Measure H?
7. What other public safety measures are included in Measure H?
8. When did Measure H go into effect?
9. Where does Modesto's sales tax go?
10. Who decides how the revenue from Measure H is allocated?
11. Why sales tax not a property or parcel tax?
12. Why did the City Council place Measure H on the ballot?
13. Will there be taxpayer oversight?