Full Description: WMCSM managed the campaign for Santa Barbara’s self-help half-cent sales tax dedicated to transportation. The campaign received 78.6% of the vote – the first time any ballot measure had achieved over the two-thirds required vote in Santa Barbara County history. Measure A funds Santa Barbara’s transportation plan for repairing, maintaining and improving roads, and easing congestion through the expanded the use of buses, bikes, and trains. WMCSM focused on three core strategies to win:
Santa Barbara County now has hundreds of millions of dollars in transportation funding for decades to come.
WMCSM has passed several transportation funding measures including: Measure B Alameda County, Measure J in Contra Costa County, and Regional Measure 2 in the Bay Area.
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