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'''Propositions N and O''', or the '''San Marcos land use propositions''', will appear on the [[November 4, 2008 ballot measures in California|November 4, 2008 ballot]] in [[San Diego County, California ballot measures|San Diego County]], California for voters in the city of San Marcos.
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'''Propositions N and O''', or the '''San Marcos land use propositions''', appeared on the [[November 4, 2008 ballot measures in California|November 4, 2008 ballot]] in [[San Diego County, California ballot measures|San Diego County]], California for voters in the city of San Marcos.
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'''Prop N was approved with 69% of the vote, and Prop O was defeated with 36.95% of the vote.'''
  
 
'''Proposition N''' says, "Shall ordinance No. 2006-1258, adopted by the City Council establishing the Ridgeline Protection & Management Overlay Zone, be approved by the voters of the City of San Marcos and be further amended to require ratification by the voters of the City for any future modifications?"
 
'''Proposition N''' says, "Shall ordinance No. 2006-1258, adopted by the City Council establishing the Ridgeline Protection & Management Overlay Zone, be approved by the voters of the City of San Marcos and be further amended to require ratification by the voters of the City for any future modifications?"
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==Opposition to O==
 
==Opposition to O==
  
Escondido Mayor Lori Holt Pfeiler and Councilman Dick Daniels are opposed to Measure O, believing that it is "mpractical and harm the city's progress."<ref>[http://www.signonsandiego.com/uniontrib/20080926/news_1mc26smpropo.html ''San Diego Union Tribune'', "Pair lend support to anti-O group", September 26, 2008]</ref>
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Escondido Mayor Lori Holt Pfeiler and Councilman Dick Daniels are opposed to Measure O, believing that it is "impractical and harm the city's progress."<ref>[http://www.signonsandiego.com/uniontrib/20080926/news_1mc26smpropo.html ''San Diego Union Tribune'', "Pair lend support to anti-O group", September 26, 2008]</ref>
  
 
Others in opposition to O are:
 
Others in opposition to O are:

Revision as of 09:16, 11 November 2008

Propositions N and O, or the San Marcos land use propositions, appeared on the November 4, 2008 ballot in San Diego County, California for voters in the city of San Marcos.

Prop N was approved with 69% of the vote, and Prop O was defeated with 36.95% of the vote.

Proposition N says, "Shall ordinance No. 2006-1258, adopted by the City Council establishing the Ridgeline Protection & Management Overlay Zone, be approved by the voters of the City of San Marcos and be further amended to require ratification by the voters of the City for any future modifications?"

Proposition O is also known as the San Marcos Growth Management and Neighborhood Protection Act. It says, "Shall an ordinance be adopted amending the San Marcos General Plan to require voter approval of certain general plan amendments modifying or changing land use categories or designations?"

Proposition O is similar to one that Escondido voters approved in 1998, called Proposition S.

Support for O

The group supporting O is called the San Marcos Chamber of Citizens.

Opposition to O

Escondido Mayor Lori Holt Pfeiler and Councilman Dick Daniels are opposed to Measure O, believing that it is "impractical and harm the city's progress."[1]

Others in opposition to O are:

  • San Marcos Association of Residents and Taxpayers
  • San Diego County Taxpayers Association
  • San Marcos Chamber of Commerce
  • San Marcos Economic Development Corporation
  • San Marcos Firefighters Association
  • San Marcos Mobilehome Residents Association
  • Deputy Sheriffs Association of San Diego County
  • Karen Haynes, President, California State University, San Marcos

See also

External links

References

  1. San Diego Union Tribune, "Pair lend support to anti-O group", September 26, 2008