City of Sierra Madre Eminent Domain, Measure ED (April 2010)
- These election results are from the Los Angeles County elections office.
- Sierra Madre City Council member John Buchanan, who said, "Taking one person's private property to hand it to another is morally questionable, to say the least."
- Sierra Madre City Council member Joe Mosca, who said, "It's always seemed fundamentally unfair to me that a city, for no rationale, at all would be able to take over one's property and hand that over to a developer."
The question on the ballot:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
|Measure ED: "Shall an ordinance be adopted prohibiting the City of Sierra Madre from exercising the power of eminent domain for private purposes, or facilitating or funding the exercise of the power of eminent domain for private purposes?"|