Miami Gardens City Boundary Charter Amendment (August 2012)

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A Miami Gardens City Boundary Charter Amendment measure was on the August 14, 2012 ballot in the city of Miami Gardens, which is in Miami-Dade County.

This measure was defeated

  • YES 6,117 (45.55%)
  • NO 7,313 (54.45%)Defeatedd[1]

This measure sought to amend the city charter so that the chance the references to northern and southern boundary seat names in order to reflect changes from the census.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall Section 2.3(C) of the City Charter be amended to replace the reference to 191st Street in the description of the Southern Boundary of Residential Seat One to 178th Street and to replace the reference to 191st Street in the Northern Boundary description of Seat Four to 178th Street to reapportion seats as a result of the decennial census?[3]

References

  1. Miami-Dade County Elections, Current Election Results
  2. Miami Gardens City Clerk, August Sample Ballot
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.