Local Streets

Measure M contributes 20% of its revenue to the Local Streets Projects (LSP) Program.

Measure M contributes 20% of its revenue to the Local Streets Projects (LSP) Program. The LSP Program targets high priority local street projects that are managed by a city of the County. The Measure M Expenditure Plan lists eleven specific traffic congestion relief projects that are eligible for Measure M sales tax revenue under the LSP program. Measure M funds designated  to provide 50% of the estimated cost of the project. Sponsors are required to provide at least a 50% local match to complete funding.

Project

Sponsor

Estimated Measure M Funding

Penngrove Improvements —> Sonoma County  $19 Million
Airport Blvd. Improvements —> Sonoma County  $15 Million
Rt. 121 and Rt. 116 – Arnold Dr. Improvements —> Sonoma County  $7 Million
Forestville Bypass —> Sonoma County  $2 Million
Old Redwood Highway Interchange —> Petaluma  $10 Million
Hearn Ave. Interchange —> Santa Rosa  $9 Million
Farmers Lane Extension —> Santa Rosa  $10 Million
Mark West Springs Road Improvements —> Sonoma County  $1 Million
River Road Improvements —> Sonoma County  $1 Million
Fulton Road Improvements —> Santa Rosa  $19 Million
Bodega Highway Improvements —> Sonoma County  $1 Million

Measure M contributes 20% of its revenue to the Local Streets Rehabilitation (LSR) Program. Eligible expenses under the LSR program relate directly to fixing existing roads and keeping them maintained. Traffic calming, bicycle/pedestrian facilities, and intelligent transportation system technology and system implementation are eligible for sales tax revenue in this program category. The formula distribution for these funds is based on a 50% road miles and 50% population.

Measure M Local Street Rehabilitation (LSR) Program Distribution Ratios

Fiscal Year 2016/17

Area

Population1

Percent

50%

Cloverdale 8,931 1.77% 0.88%
Cotati 7,272 1.44% 0.72%
Healdsburg 11,800 2.34% 1.17%
Petaluma 60,941 12.06% 6.03%
Rohnert Park 42,067 8.33% 4.16%
Santa Rosa 176,799 35.00% 17.50%
Sebastopol 7,579 1.50% 0.75%
Sonoma 10,989 2.18% 1.09%
Windsor 27,371 5.42% 2.71%
County 151,371 29.97% 14.98%
Total 505,120 100% 50%

1 California Department of Finance – January 1, 2017 – Based on published population by entity.