|Text of ballot title prepared by City Attorney:
Charter: Creates elected water board to set water rates.
elected water board set water rates and charges instead of City Council?
Council currently sets water rates and charges. This proposed measure amends the
City Charter by creating a Public Water Board that would set water rates and
charges instead of City Council. The Public Water Board would be comprised of
city residents elected from each state senate district that is situated, in some
portion, within City boundaries.