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City of San Juan Capistrano bond proposition, Measure Y (November 2008)

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A City of San Juan Capistrano bond proposition, Measure Y ballot question was on the November 4, 2008 ballot for voters in the City of San Juan Capistrano in Orange County, California, where it was approved.

Measure Y authorized the City of San Juan Capistrano to borrow $30 million.

A 2/3rds supermajority vote was required for approval. In California, it takes a 55 percent supermajority vote for a school bond measure to be approved, while city bond measures require a 2/3rds vote.

Election results

Measure Y
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 9,618 70.3%
No4,07229.7%
These final, certified, results are from the Orange County elections office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

MEASURE Y: "To acquire and improve land to protect and preserve open space, natural areas, creeks and streams, historic areas, undeveloped hillsides and natural ridges from potential residential and commercial development and to provide additional recreational amenities such as bike and walking trails, equestrian facilities, parks and sports fields, shall the City of San Juan Capistrano issue 30 million dollars in bonds, at legal rates, with guaranteed annual independent audits, public expenditure review and no money for City administrators' salaries?"[1]

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