Would You Pay $39/Year to Fund L.A. Libraries? Library Board Approves Ballot Measure
A recommendation to place a parcel tax measure that would help fund libraries on the November ballot was approved by the board that oversees Los Angeles' system of 83 libraries last week. If approved by the L.A. City Council, a ballot measure would ask voters to place a $39/year parcel tax to re-expand library hours after cuts earlier this year, hopefully to six days a week, and beef up other programs.