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The City of Portland, Oregon

Auditor Mary Hull Caballero

Promoting open and accountable government

City-Referred Ballot Measures

On June 26, 2019 Council passed two resolutions referring the below ballot measures to a November 5, 2019 Special Election Ballot


 

Submitted Council-referral 1:

Ballot Title Caption: Amends Charter: Increases Protections for Bull Run Watershed.

Documents: 

Resolution No. 37438: Refer amendment to the City Charter regarding protections for Bull Run Watershed

Exhibit A - Text of Proposed Charter Change (as amended)

Exhibit B - Full Ballot Title 

Status: 

6/26/19 - Resolution no. 37438 passed by City Council to refer measure to November 5, 2019 special election ballot; seven-day ballot title challenge period begins. An elector may file a petition for review of the ballot title with the Multnomah County Circuit Court no later than 5:00 p.m. on July 8, 2019. 

7/9/2019 - No ballot title challenges received. Measure to be filed with Multnomah County Elections to appear on the ballot as passed by Council. 


Submitted Council-referral 2:

Ballot Title Caption: Amends Charter: Authorizes City participation in emergency mutual aid agreements.

Documents: 

Resolution No. 37439: Refer amendment to the City Charter regarding Emergency Mutual Aid Agreements

Exhibit A - Text of Proposed Charter Change

Exhibit B - Full Ballot Title 

Status: 

6/26/19 - Resolution no. 37439 passed by City Council to refer measure to November 5, 2019 special election ballot; seven-day ballot title challenge period begins. An elector may file a petition for review of the ballot title with the Multnomah County Circuit Court no later than 5:00 p.m. on July 8, 2019.  

7/9/2019 - No ballot title challenges received. Measure to be filed with Multnomah County Elections to appear on the ballot as passed by Council.