Bloomfield Hills City Charter Amendment (May 2011)
This measure was approved
- YES 504 (75.45%)
- 'NO 164 (24.55%)
This measure sought to amend the charter so that the monetary amounts listed for city purchases and construction projects would be deleted from the text and the Commission would issue an ordinance which would set new monetary amounts.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|Shall the requirements of Sections 1 through 3, inclusive, of Chapter VI (Contracts) that public improvements and purchases over One Thousand ($1,000.00) Dollars and construction work by city employees over Five Thousand ($5,000.00) Dollars (a) be approved by the Commission; (b) have formal sealed bids unless waived by the Commission be amended to delete the One Thousand ($1,000.00) Dollar and Five Thousand ($5,000.00) Dollar thresholds and state instead that these requirements shall apply to all purchases in excess of a dollar amount established by ordinance adopted by the City Commission?|