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Birmingham City Property Amendment Proposal (November 2012)

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A Birmingham City Property Amendment proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Oakland County, which is in Michigan, where it was defeated.

If approved, this proposal would have amended Chapter II, Section 2(2) of the Birmingham City Charter to eliminate certain limitations on the authority of the City to sell property.[1]

Election results

Birmingham City Charter Amendment
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No6,18556.61%
Yes 4,740 43.39%

Election results from Oakland County Election Results

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

This Charter amendment would modify the City’s power to sell property or any interest therein so as to eliminate the limitation that no property of a value in excess of two dollars per capita according to the last preceding United States census be sold unless approved by the majority of electors, for any property acquired on or after January 1, 2013. Shall the City of Birmingham Charter, Chapter II, Section 2(2) be amended to so provide?[1][2]

See also


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Oakland County Elections," "Candidate and Proposals List"
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.



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