City of Buellton Urban Growth Boundaries, Measures E and F (November 2008)

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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

Logo of "Yes on E" campaign


"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


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