Rancho Palos Verdes Improvement of Marymount College, Measure P (November 2010)
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Measure R would have permitted the construction of campus dormitories and other major improvements on the grounds of Marymount College, a small Catholic college.
A simple majority vote was required for approval.
- These final, certified results are from the Smartvoter.org, California, Los Angeles County elections information.
Marymount College supported Measure P. From July 1-September 30, 2010, the college had spent $1.203 million on its campaign to urge a "yes" vote on Measure R.
Ken Dyda, a former city mayor, led the campaign in opposition to Measure P.
Steve Wolowicz, mayor of Rancho Palos Verdes, opposed Measure P, as did the other members of the Rancho Palos Verdes city council.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|Measure P: Shall an ordinance be adopted that would enact a new specific plan and related amendments to the City of Rancho Palos Verdes ("City") general plan and zoning ordinance to: (1) allow development of specified facility improvements, including dormitories, on the Marymount College Campus ("Campus") located at 30800 Palos Verdes Drive East; (2) govern the operation of the Campus, and (3) supersede inconsistent provisions of the Municipal Code and prior City land use decisions regarding the Campus?|
- Daily Breeze, "Marymount College has spent more than $1 million on ballot measure," October 6, 2010
- Daily Breeze, "Marymount College's Measure P proves deeply divisive in Rancho Palos Verdes," October 25, 2010
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.