What is Measure U?
There is a special fire district tax Measure U on the ballot on March 7th, 2023 for voters who live in the current District and those who live within the boundaries of the proposed expanded district. After years of negotiating with the county and various other steps in the regulatory process we have finally achieved…Read More
Ballot Statement Argument In Favor Of Measure U
We, the Friends of Garberville Fire Protection District Supporting Measure Committee, strongly support this community-based and locally controlled revenue source to support quality local fire and rescue services. The current Garberville Fire Protection District (GFPD) boundary does not cover many of the surrounding rural areas, yet these areas account for approximately 70 percent of the…Read More
Why You Should Vote Yes on Measure U
When I was driving into Garberville one day in 1992 I saw a commotion on the side of the road and decided to stop. As it happened there was a man who fell off the edge of a steep hill behind one of the hotels in town and broke his leg and spent the night…Read More