Oregon Transportation Investment Ballot Measures

Oregon 2016 State, County and Local Transportation Investment Ballot Measures

LocationTypeModeDescriptionAnticipated Revenue GeneratedResultDate% Yes% NoSource
BendGas TaxRoads5 cents-per-gallon gas tax increase for street maintenance and repair. If approved, the measure would be up for reauthorization again in 2026.$2.5 million/yearFAILED3/836.1663.84Read More
PortlandGas TaxRoads10 cents-per-gallon local gas tax increase, expiring after four years. $35.8 million would be designated for paving projects and $28.2 million for safety projects, sidewalks and bike lanes.$64 million totalApproved5/1751.818Read More
ReedsportGas TaxRoadsSeasonal (May - October) 3 cents-per-gallon gas tax increase for street improvements and levee projects, which are used to protect roads from flooding.$100,000 annuallyApproved5/1754.2245.78Read More
SandyGas TaxRoads3 cents-per-gallon local gas tax proposal to support road improvements.-Failed5/172971Read More
Brownly-Marshall Road DistrictProperty TaxRoadsMeasure 2-105: Four year local option tax of $0.20 per $1000 of assessed value to provide road maintenance and repair at the same level of service as previous years.n/aAPPROVED11/87623Read More
Clackamas CountyGas TaxRoadsInstitute a local gas tax of 6 cents-per-gallon, to expire after seven years and be divided so that 60 percent goes to the county and 40 percent to cities and towns.$9 million annuallyFAILED11/836.8863.12Read More
CoburgGas TaxRoadsRequest to increase the local gas tax by 3 cents-per-gallon, which would make the local gas tax 6 cents-per-gallon total. Revenue from this increase would be used for repairs and improvements to city streets.$60,000 annuallyFAILED11/84455Read More
Columbia CountyOtherTransportationMeasure 5-255: Request to increase the local depletion fee (a fee on gravel mining) to 50 cents-per-ton (an increase of 35 cents), with 10 cents dedicated to county roads and the remaining 25 cents dedicated to the county bus system.n/aFAILED11/84455Read More
Coos Bay/ North BendGas TaxRoadsMeasure to increase the local fuel tax by 4 cents-per-gallon, and a weight-mile tax for vehicles larger than 26,000 pounds.$300,000 and $260,000 annuallyFAILED11/84455Read More
CorneliusGas TaxRoadsMeasure 34-267: Measure to increase the local gas tax from 2 to 4 cents per gallon for projects including paving, curbing, street lighting, sidewalks and ramps.$192,000 annuallyFAILED11/82871Read More
Cottage GroveGas TaxRoadsProposal to increase the local gas tax by 3 cents-per-gallon, making the local gas tax a total of 6 cents per gallon. Revenue would be used for road construction and maintenance.$675,000 to $700,000 annuallyFAILED11/82673Read More
King CityGas TaxRoadsMeasure 34-271: Proposal to institute a local gas tax of 3 cents per gallon.$60,000 - $100,000 annuallyFAILED11/84356Read More
La GrandeGas TaxRoadsRequest to increase the local gas tax by 3 cents-per-gallon to fund local road preservation and reconstruction.$400,000 annuallyFAILED11/83564Read More
PortlandOtherRoadsMeasure 26-180: Measure to apply a 3 percent local sales tax on recreational marijuana. Revenue would partially be used to fund street infrastructure projects that improve safety.Amount for roads not specified.APPROVED11/87920Read More
SpringfieldGas TaxRoadsMeasure 20-252: Request to increase the local gas tax by 3 cents-per-gallon, which would make the local gas tax 6 cents-per-gallon total, for road improvements.$1.1 million per yearFAILED11/83069Read More
TigardGas TaxRoadsMeasure 34-256: Proposal to increase the local gas tax from 3 cents-per-gallon to 8 cents-per-gallon. Revenue would be used for projects such as pavement management, sidewalk and bike lanes, and traffic signal safety.$1 million annuallyFAILED11/84059Read More