Measure K is a countywide half-cent sales tax extension passed by local voters in November 2016 to support essential County services and to maintain or replace critical facilities. Click on an image below to learn about initiatives in each category.
Measure K Spotlight:
Investments in Affordable Housing
Everyone deserves a safe and affordable place to live. Yet the market alone is not meeting the need in San Mateo County as rents and housing prices have reached a crisis point.
The San Mateo County Board of Supervisors has made affordable housing a top priority and has committed millions of dollars to preserve existing affordable housing and to build new housing.
We invite you to take a tour of the County's investments in affordable housing that serve families, seniors, veterans, former foster youth and individuals. Explore the map.