City of Vernon Use of Revenue from the Light and Power Fund, Measure I (November 2011)
Measure I amended the Vernon City Charter to remove restrictions on the use of revenues from the City's Light and Power enterprise that are deposited into the City's Light and Power Fund.
Measures E, Vernon Housing Commission Requirement, F: Vernon Independent Reform Monitor, G: Vernon Vacancies Filled by Special Elections, H: Vernon Prohibition on City Council Members Increasing Their Own Compensation and J: Vernon Open and Competitive Bidding Process were on the same ballot. All of them were approved.
The editors of Eastern Group Publications endorsed a "yes" vote on Measure I.
November 8 election
The vote on Measure J and its companion measures on the November 22, 2011 ballot came two weeks after City of Vernon voters weighed in on four other city governance measures: Measure A (term limits), B (prevailing wages), C (at-will employment) and D (city administrator). All four of those measures were approved.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|Measure I: "Shall the Vernon City Charter be amended to remove restrictions on the use of revenues from the City's Light and Power enterprise deposited into the City's Light and Power Fund?"|
- Voter pamphlet for the City of Vernon November 22, 2011 local ballot measures (E, F, G, H, I, J)]
- Website of the City of Vernon