Measure A is a bond measure passed by Santa Clara County voters in November 2016, allowing the County to borrow up to $950 million by issuing general obligation bonds. $700 million will be used to provide housing for those with extremely low incomes, especially the chronically homeless. $100 million will be allocated to those with very low-incomes, up to $100 million for those with moderate incomes and $50 million for moderate-income first-time homebuyers.

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