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Two '''Urban Growth Boundary ballot measures''' were on the [[November 4, 2008 ballot measures in California|November 4, 2008 ballot]] in [[Santa Barbara County, California ballot measures#November 4|Santa Barbara County]] for voters in Buellton, [[California]].
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[[Image:Yesno.jpg|right|thumb|Logo of "Yes on E" campaign]]{{tnr}}Two '''City of Buellton Urban Growth Boundary ballot measures''', '''Measures E and F''', were on the [[November 4, 2008 ballot measures in California|November 4, 2008 ballot]] for voters in the City of Buellton in [[Santa Barbara County, California ballot measures#November 4|Santa Barbara County]].
  
 
'''Measure E''', a citizen-initiated measure, was '''approved''' with 68.58% of the vote.
 
'''Measure E''', a citizen-initiated measure, was '''approved''' with 68.58% of the vote.
  
 
'''Meausure F''', a measure placed on the ballot by the city council, was '''defeated''' with 23.35% of the vote.
 
'''Meausure F''', a measure placed on the ballot by the city council, was '''defeated''' with 23.35% of the vote.
[[Image:Yesno.jpg|right|thumb|Logo of "Yes on E" campaign]]
 
608 signatures to qualify Measure E for the city's ballot were turned in to city election officials on May 2, 2008.<ref>Lompoc Record, [http://www.lompocrecord.com/articles/2008/05/04/news/centralcoast/news07.txt ''Initiative backers turn in petitions''], May 4, 2008</ref>  The signatures were checked by [[Santa Barbara County, California ballot measures|Santa Barbara County]] clerks.
 
 
"Buellton Is Our Town" is the group behind Measure E.  Containing urban sprawl is their primary goal.
 
  
 
Under the terms of the successful Measure E:
 
Under the terms of the successful Measure E:
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* The initiative amends the city's current General Plan.
 
* The initiative amends the city's current General Plan.
 
* The initiative will be in effect until December 31, 2025.
 
* The initiative will be in effect until December 31, 2025.
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==Measure E==
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===Support===
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"Buellton Is Our Town" was the group behind Measure E.  Containing urban sprawl was their primary goal.
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==Path to the ballot==
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608 signatures to qualify Measure E for the city's ballot were turned in to city election officials on May 2, 2008.<ref>Lompoc Record, [http://www.lompocrecord.com/articles/2008/05/04/news/centralcoast/news07.txt ''Initiative backers turn in petitions''], May 4, 2008</ref>  The signatures were checked by [[Santa Barbara County, California ballot measures|Santa Barbara County]] clerks.
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
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==References==
 
==References==
 
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[[Category:Local zoning, land use and development, California, 2008]]
 
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Revision as of 08:07, 16 December 2012

Logo of "Yes on E" campaign
Two City of Buellton Urban Growth Boundary ballot measures, Measures E and F, were on the November 4, 2008 ballot for voters in the City of Buellton in Santa Barbara County.

Measure E, a citizen-initiated measure, was approved with 68.58% of the vote.

Meausure F, a measure placed on the ballot by the city council, was defeated with 23.35% of the vote.

Under the terms of the successful Measure E:

  • Voter approval is required for expansion outside the city limits or to develop sewer or water services outside the existing city limits.
  • The initiative amends the city's current General Plan.
  • The initiative will be in effect until December 31, 2025.

Measure E

Support

"Buellton Is Our Town" was the group behind Measure E. Containing urban sprawl was their primary goal.

Path to the ballot

608 signatures to qualify Measure E for the city's ballot were turned in to city election officials on May 2, 2008.[1] The signatures were checked by Santa Barbara County clerks.

See also

External links

References

  1. Lompoc Record, Initiative backers turn in petitions, May 4, 2008