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[[File:Flanders Mansion.jpg|thumb|Flanders Mansion]]A '''Carmel-By-the-Sea, Measure I regarding the Flanders Mansion Property''' ballot proposition was on the {{nov03ca2009}} in {{monterey}} for voters in the City of Carmel-By-The-Sea, where it was '''approved.'''
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[[File:Flanders Mansion.jpg|thumb|Flanders Mansion]]{{tnr}}A '''Carmel-By-the-Sea, Measure I regarding the Flanders Mansion Property''' ballot question was on the {{nov03ca2009}} for voters in the City of Carmel-By-The-Sea in {{monterey}}, where it was '''approved.'''
  
* Yes: 757 (63.29%) {{approved}}
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Measure I allowed the sale of the Flanders Mansion property.
* No: 439 (36.71%)
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The question on the ballot was, "Approve discontinuance and abandonment of, and authorization to sell, Flanders mansion property public parkland. Shall discontinuance and abandonment of the Flanders Mansion Property (APN 010-061-005) as public parkland, and authorization to sell the Flanders Mansion Property "with Conservation Easements and Mitigation" as passed on May 12, 2009 by the City of Carmel-by-the-Sea City Council by Resolutions No. 2009-30 through 2009-33, be approved?"
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Voters who wished to vote by mail had until October 27 to do so; otherwise, voters went to the polls on November 3.<ref>[http://www.kionrightnow.com/Global/story.asp?S=11286423 ''KION-TV'', "Five Ballot Measures in Monterey Co. Election", October 9, 2009]</ref>
 
Voters who wished to vote by mail had until October 27 to do so; otherwise, voters went to the polls on November 3.<ref>[http://www.kionrightnow.com/Global/story.asp?S=11286423 ''KION-TV'', "Five Ballot Measures in Monterey Co. Election", October 9, 2009]</ref>
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==Election results==
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{{Short outcome
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| title = Measure I
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| yes = 913
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| yespct = 62.32
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| no = 552
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| nopct = 37.68
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| unresolved =
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| state = Local
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| percent = 50.00
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:''These final, certified, results are from the [http://www.montereycountyelections.us/statements/sov20091103.pdf Monterey County elections office].''
  
 
==The sale of Flanders Mansion==
 
==The sale of Flanders Mansion==
  
Flanders Mansion is a National Register Property located in the Mission Trail Nature Preserve.  The city council of Carmel-By-The-Sea voted in December 1999 to sell the property.  The "Flanders Foundation" was formed to resist the sale.  The Flanders Foundation has filed a variety of lawsuits against the city since 2005 to prevent the sale of the property, costing the town over $800,000 in legal fees.<Ref>[http://www.flandersfoundation.org/eirlegal.htm Legal documents regarding the attempted sale of Flanders Mansion]</ref>
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Flanders Mansion is a National Register Property located in the Mission Trail Nature Preserve.  The city council of Carmel-By-The-Sea voted in December 1999 to sell the property.  The "Flanders Foundation" was formed to resist the sale.  The Flanders Foundation filed a variety of lawsuits against the city since 2005 to prevent the sale of the property, costing the town over $800,000 in legal fees.<Ref>[http://www.flandersfoundation.org/eirlegal.htm Legal documents regarding the attempted sale of Flanders Mansion]</ref>
  
 
The city originally purchased the 15+ acre Flanders property, including the Mansion, in 1972 for $275,000.  The mansion was built by the Flanders family in 1920.
 
The city originally purchased the 15+ acre Flanders property, including the Mansion, in 1972 for $275,000.  The mansion was built by the Flanders family in 1920.
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==Ballot question==
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{{Q box |
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  text = '''Measure I:''' "Approve discontinuance and abandonment of, and authorization to sell, Flanders mansion property public parkland. Shall discontinuance and abandonment of the Flanders Mansion Property (APN 010-061-005) as public parkland, and authorization to sell the Flanders Mansion Property "with Conservation Easements and Mitigation" as passed on May 12, 2009 by the City of Carmel-by-the-Sea City Council by Resolutions No. 2009-30 through 2009-33, be approved?"
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==External links==
 
==External links==
* [http://www.montereycountyelections.us/Election%20Result.htm Election results]
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{{submit a link}}
 
* [http://www.flandersfoundation.org/ Website of the Flanders Mansion Foundation]
 
* [http://www.flandersfoundation.org/ Website of the Flanders Mansion Foundation]
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
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[[Category:Zoning, land use and development, California, 2009]]
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[[Category:Local zoning, land use and development, California, 2009]]

Revision as of 05:52, 13 February 2013

Flanders Mansion
A Carmel-By-the-Sea, Measure I regarding the Flanders Mansion Property ballot question was on the November 3, 2009 ballot for voters in the City of Carmel-By-The-Sea in Monterey County, where it was approved.

Measure I allowed the sale of the Flanders Mansion property.

Voters who wished to vote by mail had until October 27 to do so; otherwise, voters went to the polls on November 3.[1]

Election results

Measure I
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 913 62.32%
No55237.68%
These final, certified, results are from the Monterey County elections office.

The sale of Flanders Mansion

Flanders Mansion is a National Register Property located in the Mission Trail Nature Preserve. The city council of Carmel-By-The-Sea voted in December 1999 to sell the property. The "Flanders Foundation" was formed to resist the sale. The Flanders Foundation filed a variety of lawsuits against the city since 2005 to prevent the sale of the property, costing the town over $800,000 in legal fees.[2]

The city originally purchased the 15+ acre Flanders property, including the Mansion, in 1972 for $275,000. The mansion was built by the Flanders family in 1920.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

Measure I: "Approve discontinuance and abandonment of, and authorization to sell, Flanders mansion property public parkland. Shall discontinuance and abandonment of the Flanders Mansion Property (APN 010-061-005) as public parkland, and authorization to sell the Flanders Mansion Property "with Conservation Easements and Mitigation" as passed on May 12, 2009 by the City of Carmel-by-the-Sea City Council by Resolutions No. 2009-30 through 2009-33, be approved?"[3]

External links

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References

  1. KION-TV, "Five Ballot Measures in Monterey Co. Election", October 9, 2009
  2. Legal documents regarding the attempted sale of Flanders Mansion
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.