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The City of Portland, Oregon

Auditor Simone Rede

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2006 City Council Referred Measure Log

November 7, 2006 General Election

Measure #26-86

Ballot Title: Amends Charter: Changes Fire and Police Disability and Retirement System.

Measure approved by voters - Official Results

General Information

City Code Section 2.04.040 provides that the City council may refer a measure to the ballot for the following reasons:

  • Charter Amendments which require a vote of the people;

  • to refer ordinances or resolutions to the voters, when Council wants a public vote for political reasons;

  • to pass money measures, such as a bond measure or operating levy;

  • or to ask a general question in an area in which Council would like the public’s input or advice.

A schedule of election dates and deadlines is available from the City Elections Officer.