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A '''Kalamazoo City Commission Meeting Frequency Amendment''' measure is on the [[November 6, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|November 6, 2012 election ballot]] in [[Kalamazoo County, Michigan ballot measures|Kalamazoo County]], which is in [[Michigan]].
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A '''Kalamazoo City Commission Meeting Frequency Amendment''' measure was on the [[November 6, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|November 6, 2012 election ballot]] in [[Kalamazoo County, Michigan ballot measures|Kalamazoo County]], which is in [[Michigan]], where it was '''approved'''.
  
 
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Section 8(a) of the City Charter requires the City Commission to meet at least once every two weeks.  The proposed amendment would require regular meetings of the City Commission to occur twice each month. <ref name=Kalam>[http://www.kalcounty.com/clerk/Candidates_Proposals_Nov2012.pdf "Kalamazoo County Elections", "Proposals"]</ref>}}
 
Section 8(a) of the City Charter requires the City Commission to meet at least once every two weeks.  The proposed amendment would require regular meetings of the City Commission to occur twice each month. <ref name=Kalam>[http://www.kalcounty.com/clerk/Candidates_Proposals_Nov2012.pdf "Kalamazoo County Elections", "Proposals"]</ref>}}
 
   
 
   
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==Election results==
  
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{{Short outcome
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| title = Kalamazoo Amendment 1
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| yes = 19,405
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| yespct = 76.41
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| no = 5,992
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| nopct = 23.59
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| image = {{approved}}
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| unresolved =
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''Election results from [http://electionmagic.com/results/mi/K39results/K3901501sum.htm Kalamazoo County Unofficial Election Results Summary]''
  
 
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Revision as of 17:59, 21 November 2012

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A Kalamazoo City Commission Meeting Frequency Amendment measure was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Kalamazoo County, which is in Michigan, where it was approved.

Statement of Purpose:

Section 8(a) of the City Charter requires the City Commission to meet at least once every two weeks. The proposed amendment would require regular meetings of the City Commission to occur twice each month. [1][2]

Election results

Kalamazoo Amendment 1
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 19,405 76.41%
No5,99223.59%

Election results from Kalamazoo County Unofficial Election Results Summary

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall Section 8(a) of the City Charter be amended to provide that the City Commission meet in regular session not less than twice each month? [1][2]

See also


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Kalamazoo County Elections", "Proposals"
  2. 2.0 2.1 Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.