PUBLIC NOTICE

CITY OF GUADALUPE

 

NOTICE OF DEADLINE FOR SUBMITTAL OF ARGUMENTS FOR  OR AGAINST  A CITY MEASURE

NOTICE IS GIVEN that a General Municipal Election is to be held in the City of Guadalupe on November 3, 2020, at which there will be submitted to the voters the following measure:

 MEASURE N 2020

ESSENTIAL SERVICES. To maintain/enhance essential services, including public safety, crime/graffiti/vandalism prevention, and opportunities for youth, including parks, recreation, library, and other vital services, reduce debt, and provide durable fiscal stability; shall the measure be approved adopting an ordinance reauthorizing transaction and use tax funding at the one cent rate until ended by voters, proving $625,000 annually, with no funds able to be taken by Sacramento and all fund used locally.

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that  pursuant to Article 4, Chapter 3, Division 9 of the Election Code of the State of California , the legislative body of the City, or any member or members thereof authorized by the body, or any individual voter or bona fide association of citizens, or any combination of voters and associations, may file a written argument, not to exceed 300 words in length, accompanied by the printed name(s) and signature(s) of the author(s) submitting it, or if submitted on behalf of an organization, the name of the organization, and the printed name and signature of at least one of its principal officers who is the author of the argument for or against the City measure.

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that, based upon the time reasonably necessary to prepare and print the arguments and sample ballots for the election, the City Clerk has fixed July 30, 2020, during normal office hours, as posted, as the date after which no arguments for or against the City measure may be submitted to the City Clerk for printing and distribution to the voters as provided in Article 4. Arguments shall be submitted to the City Clerk, City of Guadalupe City Hall, 918 Obispo Street, Guadalupe, CA 93434, accompanied by the printed name(s) and signature(s) of the authors(s) submitting it, or if submitted on behalf of an organization, the name of the organization, and the printed name and signature of at least one of its principal officers who is the author of the argument.  Argument may be changed or withdrawn until and including the date fixed by the City Clerk.

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that the City Council had determined that rebuttal arguments, not to exceed 250 words in length, as submitted by the authors of the opposing direct arguments, may be filed with the City Clerk, accompanied by the printed name(s) and signature(s) of the author(s) submitted it, or if submitted on behalf of an organization, the name of the organization, and the printed name and signature of at least one of its principal officers who is the author of the argument, not more than 10 days after the final date for filing direct arguments, or August 10, 2020.

NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that any ordinance, impartial analysis, or direct argument filed under the authority of the Elections Code will be available for public examination in the Clerk’s Office for not less than 10 calendar days from the deadline for the filing of the arguments and analysis.  Any rebuttal argument filed under the authority of the Elections Code will be available for public examination in the City Clerk’s Office for not less than 10 calendar days from the deadline for filing rebuttal arguments.

 

City of Guadalupe

City Clerk’s Office