A “YES” vote on Measure V will
ensure that your public safety services will not be cut and your Daly City Fire
Department will retain the 9 firefighter positions needed to keep Engine 95
open, 365 days per year.
If the measure fails, Daly
City Management WILL eliminate 9 firefighter
positions andshut down Engine 95,
which equates to a drastic 20% reduction in fire engine coverage within Daly
City and a dangerous compromise to the safety of all the citizens of Daly
Measure V will generate $3.8
million each year for five years to fully cover salaries and benefits,
recruitment, training, uniforms, protective gear, and fire apparatus costs for
police and fire personnel.
The funds generated can ONLY be used for public safety (police
& fire) costs.
Measure V is an annual,
flat-rate parcel tax of $162 a year for each parcel of property in Daly
City.It will be in effect for 5 years
and WILL NOT increase.The $162 tax for each parcel of property
equates to only $13.50 per month and only $0.44
This measure requires a
two-thirds majority to pass, so please get out and VOTE this November 8th.Your safety depends on it!