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Edgewater City Fire Department Amendment Question (November 2012)

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AnEdgewater City Fire Department Amendment question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Jefferson County, which is in Colorado.

If approved, this question amends the Edgewater City Charter to remove the requirements for a volunteer fire chief and the maintenance of a fire department and to allow for the City Council to provide ordinances for the establishment and operation of a fire department.[1]

Election results

Question 2A-Edgewater City Fire Department
Approveda Yes 1,324 66.43%

Election results from Jefferson County Current Election Results Summary

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

As more particularly set forth in ordinance no. 17-12 of the City of Edgewater, shall the 2008 City of Edgewater Home Rule Charter be amended at section 10.2 to remove (1) provisions related to the volunteer fire chief and (2) the requirement that the city maintain a fire department, and to allow for (1) the establishment of such a department by ordinance of the City Council and (2) the operation of any such department either directly by the city or through Intergovernmental Agreement?

YES___ NO___[1][2]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 Jefferson County Elections, Sample Ballot
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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