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City of Vernon Prohibition on City Council Members Increasing Their Own Compensation, Measure H (November 2011)

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A City of Vernon Prohibition on City Council Members Increasing Their Own Compensation, Measure H was on the November 22, 2011 ballot in the City of Vernon in Los Angeles County, where it was approved.

Measure H prohibits Vernon City Council members from increasing their compensation in excess of cost-of-living adjustments.

Measures E, Vernon Housing Commission Requirement, F: Vernon Independent Reform Monitor, G: Vernon Vacancies Filled by Special Elections, I: Vernon Use of Revenue from the Light and Power Fund and J: Vernon Open and Competitive Bidding Process were on the same ballot. All of them were approved.

Supporters

The editors of Eastern Group Publications endorsed a "yes" vote on Measure H.[1]

November 8 election

The vote on Measure J and its companion measures on the November 22, 2011 ballot came two weeks after City of Vernon voters weighed in on four other city governance measures: Measure A (term limits), B (prevailing wages), C (at-will employment) and D (city administrator). All four of those measures were approved.

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Measure H: "Shall the Vernon City Charter be amended to prohibit council members from increasing their compensation in excess of cost-of-living adjustments?"[2]

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References

  1. Eastern Group Publications, "Ballot Recommendations for Tuesday, Nov. 8 2011 Consolidate Municipal Election," November 3, 2011
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.