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.
Check throughout the night for updated results and reaction.