The L.A. County Board of Supervisors approved the Safe Clean Water Program and funding measure at a public hearing on Tuesday, July 17, 2018. Approval by the L.A. County Board of Supervisors places this measure on the ballot for consideration by voters on November 6, 2018.

You can read the documents that were considered on July 17 on the L.A. County Board of Supervisors website.

To calculate the proposed tax on your parcel, please use our tax calculator tool.


Program Elements

Dive in for all the details about how the Safe Clean Water Program would work. This is a guiding document for implementation of the Safe Clean Water Program and administration of funds.




See how we’ll make Safe Clean Water a reality for all of L.A. County. This document memorializes certain provisions of the Safe Clean Water Program Elements and will be presented to voters on November 6, 2018.



July 17 Board Resolution

Read the full text of the resolution approved by the Board of Supervisors on July 17.


Measure Title & Text


Los Angeles Region’s Public Health and Safe, Clean Water Program

Shall an ordinance improving/protecting water quality; capturing rain/stormwater to increase safe drinking water supplies and prepare for future drought; protecting public health and marine life by reducing pollution, trash, toxins/plastics entering Los Angeles County waterways/bays/beaches; establishing a parcel tax of 2.5¢ per square foot of impermeable area, exempting low-income seniors, raising approximately $300,000,000 annually until ended by voters, requiring independent audits, oversight and local control be adopted?

Read Whole Measure Here