City Clerk calls for argument writers for the 2020 city ballot measure

(SPONSORED) On Nov. 3, 2020, the City of Long Beach will hold a Consolidated Municipal Election with the Los Angeles General Municipal Election at which voters will consider a ballot measure relating to the Long Beach Community Services General Purpose Oil Production Tax Increase Measure.

To make sure there is adequate time for those interested in writing arguments for or against the measure, the Interest Form for Argument Writers is available today on the Office of the City Clerk webpage www.longbeach.gov/cityclerk/elections/ballot-measures/. All interest forms must be received by the City Clerk at 411 West Ocean Blvd., Lobby Level, Window #12, Long Beach, CA 90802, no later than 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020.

The Mayor will announce his nominees for argument writers at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 10, 2020. The City Council will vote on those nominations at the City Council meeting on August 11, 2020.

Arguments FOR or AGAINST the ballot measure are due to the City Clerk by Friday, Aug. 14, 2020 at 4:30 p.m., while rebuttal arguments are due by Monday, Aug. 24, 2020 at 4:30 p.m. Arguments must not exceed 300 words and rebuttal arguments must not exceed 250 words.

For more information, please contact the Office of the City Clerk, at 562-570-6101.

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