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Live Election Results: Measure H

Patch will have up-to-the-minute election results for Measure H.

This article was updated Wednesday, June 6 at 12:48 a.m.

Union City and south Hayward residents will vote today to determine the fate of , a New Haven Unified School District parcel tax.

The tax will “support high-quality local elementary, middle and high school education, to prepare students for college and careers with outstanding core academic programs in reading, writing, math and science, with highly qualified teachers and classified staff,” according to the ballot statement.

The measure requires a two-thirds majority to pass.

If passed, property owners would be taxed $180 per parcel for a period of four years, beginning July 1, 2012 and ending June 30, 2016. The measure is expected to raise $3 million for the school district each year, according to the ballot statement.

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Check throughout the night for updated results and reaction.

Unofficial Results (Updated 12:48 a.m., 36 of 36 precincts reporting)

Total Votes Percentage Yes 4,453 62.29 No 2,696 37.71 Unofficial results from the Alameda County website.

Janet Pell June 06, 2012 at 05:33 PM
I whole heartedly agree!! Stop these outrageous salaries!!
Raymond June 07, 2012 at 12:19 AM
All NHUSD Schools will have at least 15 Furlough Days, an additional 9 from this year!
Janet Pell June 07, 2012 at 12:33 AM
Wrong! They don't have to take more furlough days. Teachers can decide to take a cut in pay and the furlough days would be eliminated. Instead, these highly compensated teachers would rather take it out on students by not teaching. I don't think they care about students at all--it's the pocketbook they care about!
Davis June 07, 2012 at 12:41 AM
A real life employee annual appraisal? You need to improve in several aspects of your job repsponsibilties, therefor your annual salary increase will be deferred....... A New Haven Teachers Annual appraisal............Congratulations on your 12 years of service! Hang around for another 18 years!
Tim June 07, 2012 at 12:44 AM
They would also rather see their fellow colleague laid off than accept a concession.... however, according to NHUSD's web site there is discussion of concessions but they haven't disclosed what that entails. Stay tuned, they will announce next week after the union members (teachers) vote on it.

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