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{{tnr}}A '''San Francisco Alcatrez Peace Center, Proposition C''' ballot question was on the [[February 5, 2008 ballot measures in California#San Francisco|February 5, 2008 ballot]] in [[San Francisco City and County, California ballot measures#February 5|San Francisco]], where it was '''defeated.'''
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{{tnr}}A '''San Francisco Alcatraz Peace Center, Proposition C''' ballot question was on the [[February 5, 2008 ballot measures in California#San Francisco|February 5, 2008 ballot]] in [[San Francisco City and County, California ballot measures#February 5|San Francisco]], where it was '''defeated.'''
  
If Proposition C had been approved, it would have made it a city policy that the city should "explore and facilitate the acquisition of Alcatraz Island from the United States Government to transform it into a Global Peace Center".
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If Proposition C had been approved, it would have made it a city policy that the city should "explore and facilitate the acquisition of Alcatraz Island from the United States Government to transform it into a Global Peace Center."
  
 
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* [http://sfpl4.sfpl.org/pdf/main/gic/elections/February5_2008.pdf Voter Information Pamphlet for Proposition C]
 
* [http://sfpl4.sfpl.org/pdf/main/gic/elections/February5_2008.pdf Voter Information Pamphlet for Proposition C]
* [http://origin.mercurynews.com/news/ci_8176301 SF voters poised to reject Alcatraz peace park]
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* [https://web.archive.org/web/2/http://origin.mercurynews.com/news/ci_8176301 SF voters poised to reject Alcatraz peace park]
 
* [http://markasaurus.com/2008/02/06/election-wrap-up-san-francisco-world-peace-center-proposition-fails/ San Francisco World Peace Center proposition fails]
 
* [http://markasaurus.com/2008/02/06/election-wrap-up-san-francisco-world-peace-center-proposition-fails/ San Francisco World Peace Center proposition fails]
  
 
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Latest revision as of 17:21, 7 October 2014

A San Francisco Alcatraz Peace Center, Proposition C ballot question was on the February 5, 2008 ballot in San Francisco, where it was defeated.

If Proposition C had been approved, it would have made it a city policy that the city should "explore and facilitate the acquisition of Alcatraz Island from the United States Government to transform it into a Global Peace Center."

Election results

Proposition C
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No177,30171.91%
Yes 69,251 28.09%
These final, certified, election results are from the San Francisco elections office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

Proposition C: "Shall it be City policy that the City should explore and facilitate the acquisition of Alcatraz Island from the United States Government to transform it into a Global Peace Center?"[1]

Path to the ballot

See also: Laws governing local ballot measures in California

The San Francisco Department of Elections certified on August 23, 2007 that Proposition C had qualified for the ballot because at least 10,396 valid signatures were submitted to that end. 10,396 was the number of signatures required for certification because it was 5% of the total number of voters cast for Mayor in 2003.

See also

External links

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