City of Alameda Emergency Contract Procedures, Measure S (November 2008)
Measure S provides that in an emergency, the city manager can enter into a contract without first going through the standard competitive bidding procedure in the city.
- These final election results are from the Alameda County election office.
The question on the ballot:
|Measure S: "Shall the Charter of the City of Alameda be amended to provide that in an emergency the City Manager or designee may forego competitive bidding for a public work or improvement or purchase of materials or supplies to protect life, health, property or essential public services? Such amendment will be accomplished by adding Section 3-15.2, as fully set forth in Resolution No. 14253 of the Council of the City of Alameda"|