POL Government Elected Officials Auditor Mary Hull Caballero Divisions Elections Petition Log 2007 Petition & Measure Log Measure 26-91

May 15, 2007 Special Election


Measure 26-91


Ballot Title Caption:  Amends Charter: Changes form of City Government.

Explanatory Statement(PDF Document, 271 kb)

Resolution 36479 - Adopted by Council 2/7/07  (PDF document, 13 kb)

Exhibit A - Text of Charter Language  (PDF document, 668 kb)

Exhibit B as Amended - Ballot Title Language   (PDF document, 8 kb)


Measure rejected by voters - Official Results

General Information

City Code Section 2.04.040 provides that the City council may refer a measure to the ballot for the following reasons:

  • Charter Amendments which require a vote of the people;

  • to refer ordinances or resolutions to the voters, when Council wants a public vote for political reasons;

  • to pass money measures, such as a bond measure or operating levy;

  • or to ask a general question in an area in which Council would like the public’s input or advice.

A schedule of election dates and deadlines is available from the City Elections Officer.

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