Update on Measure M Special Election Ballots

The Lake County Registrar of Voters Office released an update on the ballot count for the Lakeport Fire Protection District’s Measure M parcel tax. A special election was held May 7th, and Mail-in ballots postmarked by that date were received until Friday, May 10th. As of Friday, there were 438 ballots that still need to be counted. Measure M needs a super majority of 66.7 percent to pass.