PPL falls short. (Save Our Pomona Public Library, 11/5/2014)
5,480 "no" votes vs. 5,280 "yes" votes. The measure needed a two-thirds majority to pass.
Pomona (pop. 149,058) is located in Los Angeles County, east of the City of Los Angeles.
The Pomona Public Library, which is open 29 hours per week, is not part of the Los Angeles County Library.
Pomona Public Library links:
Measure X: Vote to provide a special library parcel tax for the Pomona Public Library. (10/21/2014)
Pomona Public Library back in business after 2 1/2 week closure. (9/5/2012)
Library adjusts to new normal. (8/25/2012)
Library parcel tax on November 6 ballot. (8/9/2012)
You'll see less. (8/5/2012)
What a way to celebrate 100 years of service. (7/23/2012)
Keeping up with the Pomona Public Library. (7/8/2012)
The Pomona Public Library gets a reprieve from the city council. 6/27/2012)
Best blog name ever (?) and more on the Pomona Public Library. (6/22/2012)
David Allen is now a card-carrying Pomona Public Library supporter. 6/22/2012)
Vote to close Pomona library postponed to June 25. (6/22/2012)
Pomona library bears brunt of layoffs. (6/14/2012)