NOTICE OF RECEIPT OF BALLOT TITLE

NOTICE OF RECEIPT OF BALLOT TITLE CITY OF WEST LINN CLACKAMAS COUNTY, OREGON The City of West Linn hereby issues notice that a ballot title for a City Council Referred Measure was filed with the City Elections Officer on July 20, 2017. Any elector dissatisfied with the proposed ballot title may petition the Clackamas County Circuit Court seeking a different title, according to the requirements of ORS 250.296, no later than 4:00 PM on July 31, 2017. Any elector who files a petition to review the ballot title must notify the City Elections Officer in writing that the petition has been filed no later than 5:00 PM on the next business day following the day the petition is filed. The text of the ballot title is as follows: CAPTION: Highway 43 road improvements in 21395 Willamette Drive open space QUESTION: Shall the City use a portion of the 21395 Willamette Drive open space to construct road improvements to Highway 43? SUMMARY: If approved, this measure would allow the eastern portion of the 21395 Willamette Drive open space to be used for road improvements, including required grading to install sidewalks and separated bike lanes along Highway 43. Highway 43 road improvements are proposed in this area to provide improved facilities that are safer for pedestrians, cyclists, and motorists. The 2016 West Linn Transportation System Plan TSP identified a need for bike and pedestrian routes that connect parks, schools, and retail. The TSP includes bicycle and pedestrian facilities along Highway 43 as high priorities. The City is putting this measure on the ballot because Section 46 of the City Charter requires West Linn voters to approve any use of City owned open space for a nonauthorized use

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Publication: OPC Legals

Section: OPC Legals

Start Date: 07/27/2017

End Date: 07/27/2017