A City of Berkeley Landmark Preservation Ordinance, Measure J
ballot proposition was on the November 7, 2006 ballot
in the City of Berkeley in Alameda County
, where it was defeated.
| Measure J|
|Yes|| 16,659|| 43.2%|
- These results are from the Alameda County elections office.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|| The ballot question was, "Shall an ordinance be adopted: 1) granting the Landmarks Preservation Commission new authority to prohibit demolition of historic resources; 2) authorizing the Planning Director to suspend any application affecting a historic resource in an emergency; 3) extending the time during which the City may not act on applications to demolish nonresidential buildings over 40 years old; and 4) making it easier to initiate designation of historic districts and structures?"