Maryland Port Development and Land Acquisition, Amendment 1 (1952)

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The Maryland Port Development and Land Acquisition Amendment, also known as Amendment 1, was on the November 4, 1952 ballot in Maryland as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure authorized the mayor and city council of Baltimore to acquire property of any kind in order to extend, develop or improve the harbor or port of Baltimore, as well as its facilities and roads leading to the port.[1][2]

Election results

Maryland Amendment 1 (1952)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 276,895 74.00%
No97,29026.00%

Election results via: Maryland Manual, 1953-54

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