Kewanee City Electrical Aggregation Question (March 2012)

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A Kewanee City Electrical Aggregation Question was on the March 20, 2012 ballot in the city of Kewanee which is in Henry County.

This measure was approved

  • YES 530 (64.63%)Approveda
  • NO 290 (35.37%)[1]

This measure sought to allow city officials to aggregate electricity and seek out electricity rates in bulk in the hopes of obtaining lower rates for those residents and businesses which participate in the program.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the City of Kewanee have the authority to arrange for the supply of electricity for its residential and small commercial retail customers who have not opted out of such a program?[3][4]

References

  1. Henry County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Star Courier, "City officials explain electricity referendum," January 23, 2012
  3. Henry County Clerk, March Sample Ballot (dead link)
  4. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.