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Alameda Transportation Commission Calls Off Measure B1 Recount

December 5, 2012 | 12:54 pm

Alameda Transportation Commission Calls Off Measure B1 Recount

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The Alameda Transportation Commission has called off the partial recount of votes on Measure B1, which lost in the squeakiest of squeakers this election. The measure, which needed a two-thirds majority, fell just 0.14 percent shy — about 700 votes out of 350,000 cast. B1 would have doubled the county’s transportation sales tax to one […]

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BART Extension to Livermore Rides on Ballot Recount Announced Thursday

November 29, 2012 | 5:10 pm

BART Extension to Livermore Rides on Ballot Recount Announced Thursday

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The Alameda County Transportation Commission will proceed with a recount of votes in a ballot measure to fund transportation projects — including an extension of BART to Livermore. The commission tentatively requested a recount on Monday. The voting machines that counted the ballots registered 69,000 (out of a total of more than 500,000) as “under […]

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