Davenport City Amendment 1: Commissioner & Mayor Term Length (April 2013)

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A Davenport City Amendment 1: Commissioner & Mayor Term Length proposition was approved on the April 2, 2013 election ballot in Polk County, which is in Florida.

This measure amended the Davenport City Charter to change the term limits for the office of Mayor and City Commissioner from not more than 2 consecutive 4 year terms to not more than 2 consecutive 2 year terms.[1]

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Davenport City Amendment 1
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 360 60.61%
No23439.39%
These election results are from the Polk County Elections Office.

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Term of Office for Mayor and Commissioners to Decrease From Four Years to Two Years.

Should the City Charter be amended to decrease the term of office for the Mayor and each City Commissioner from not more than two (2) consecutive four (4) year terms, to not more than two (2) consecutive two (2) year terms.

Shall the above-described amendment be adopted?[1]

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