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Ravenna City Charter Amendment Questions, 8 (November 2012)

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A Ravenna City Charter Amendment question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Portage County, which is in Ohio, where one was defeated and the other seven were approved.

The first amendment required City Engineer registration within six months of being hired.

The second amendment concerned Council elections.

The third amendment concerned Council salaries and effective dates.

The fourth amendment was defeated but it would have eliminated the Clerk of Council residency requirement.

The fifth amendment concerned the fixing of salaries and bonds.

The sixth amendment eliminated continuance in the office section.

The seventh amendment allowed official to present evidence when threatened with removal.

The eight amendment concerned primary elections.[1]

Election results

Ravenna City Charter Amendment 1
Approveda Yes 2,850 68.15%
Ravenna City Charter Amendment 2
Approveda Yes 2,973 73.75%
Ravenna City Charter Amendment 3
Approveda Yes 2,649 65.31%
Ravenna City Charter Amendment 4
Defeatedd No2,26655.96%
Yes 1,783 44.04%
Ravenna City Charter Amendment 5
Approveda Yes 2,369 61.29%
Ravenna City Charter Amendment 6
Approveda Yes 2,009 52.47%
Ravenna City Charter Amendment 7
Approveda Yes 3,115 76.27%
Ravenna City Charter Amendment 8
Approveda Yes 3,170 78.72%

Election results from Portage County 2012 General Election Results Summary, December 14, 2012.

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