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Cincinnati proposed charter amendment - Staggered Council Terms

A majority affirmative vote is necessary for passage.Shall Sections 4 and 5a of Article II, “Legislative Power”, existing Section 3 of Article III, “Mayor”, existing Sections 1, 2a, 2b, 3, 5a, and 8 of Article IX, “Nominations and Elections” of the Charter of the City of Cincinnati be amended to provide that the members of City Council shall be elected at-large for staggered four-year terms, which shall commence as of the January 2022 Council term with five members of Council serving four-year terms and four members of Council serving two-year terms, with four-year terms for all council elections thereafter?

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  • Yes - For the Measure

  • No - Against the Measure

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