Atherton New Town Center, Measure L (November 2012)
The ballot question said, "Should the Town of Atherton use funds primarily from private donations to construct a new Town Center? Other funding sources might include funds derived from Building fees or future grant money, but would not use general fund or parcel tax money."
- Final official results from the San Mateo County elections office.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
|Measure L: "Should the Town of Atherton primarily use private donations to construct and design a new Town Center? Other funding sources might include funds derived from Building fees or future grant money but would not use general fund or parcel tax money."|
Path to the ballot
The measure was referred to the ballot on August 7, 2012 by a 3-2 vote of the Atherton Town Council.
Bill Widmer, Jim Dobbie and Kathy McKeithen were the three town council members who voted in favor of placing the measure on the ballot.
- Mercury News, "Split Atherton council OKs two November measures asking for voter input on projects", August 7, 2012
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.