Golf Village Council Members Term Amendment Question (November 2012)
This question amended the Golf Village Charter to establish at large elections and staggered four year terms for council members through adjustments to the elections procedure.
|Golf Village Amendment 1|
Election results from Palm Beach County, Unofficial Election Results Summary
Text of measure
Language on the ballot:
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|“|| SHALL THE CHARTER BE AMENDED TO ESTABLISH AT LARGE ELECTIONS AND STAGGERED FOUR YEAR TERMS FOR COUNCILMEMBERS BY PROVIDING THAT, UNLESS TIED OR UNOPPOSED, THE THREE CANDIDATES RECEIVING THE LARGEST NUMBER OF VOTES, RESPECTIVELY, IN THE MARCH 12, 2013 ELECTION SHALL EACH BE ELECTED TO FOUR YEAR TERMS, AND THE CANDIDATES RECEIVING THE FOURTH AND FIFTH LARGEST NUMBERS OF VOTES BE ELECTED TO AN INITIAL TWO YEAR TERM, WHICH TERM WILL THEREAFTER BE FOUR YEARS.