City of West Linn Annexations Approval Charter Amendment, Measure 3-428 (September 2013)

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A City of West Linn Annexations Approval Charter Amendment, Measure 3-428 ballot question was on the September 17, 2013, election ballot in Clackamas County, which is in Oregon. It was approved.

This measure amended the Charter of the city of West Linn to require voter approval for all annexations and city boundary changes.[1]

Election results

Measure 3-428
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 2,396 82.3%
No51717.7%
These results are from the Clackamas County elections office.

Text of measure

Caption

Charter Amendment Requiring All Annexations To Be Approved By Voters[1][2]

Question

The question on the ballot:

Shall the City amend the City Charter to require all annexations to be approved by the City’s voters?[1][2]

Summary

The Charter requires voter approval for the annexation of land outside the Metropolitan Service District Urban Growth Boundary. The Charter also specifies that all land proposed for annexation requires approval by the majority of the City’s voters. The proposed charter amendment makes it clear that all annexations have to be approved by the City’s voters, except for annexations mandated by law.[1][2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Clackamas County September 17, 2013 Sample Ballot
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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