Sales tax measure defeated by council

The Escondido City Council July 15 by a 3-1 vote failed to approve a 1 cent sales tax for the November ballot. The vote was McNamara, Diaz and Martinez, yes, and Mike Morasco, no.  It requires a four vote supermajority to put a taxing measure on the ballot. Before the vote Assistant City Manager Jay Petrek shared the Community Opinion […]