[Letter and Attachment: Proposition wording for the Dallas City Charter election] Page: 3 of 10
The following text was automatically extracted from the image on this page using optical character recognition software:
PROPOSITION NO. 1
City Council Structure
Shall Chapter III, Section 1 and Chapter IV, Sections 4, 5,
and 6 of the Charter of the City of Dallas be amended to
increase the city council composition to 15 members, with 14
members elected by qualified voters of particular districts and
one member elected as mayor by all qualified voters of the
city; to divide the city into 14 districts; to provide
residency requirements for city council candidates; to require
affidavits and verification of a candidate's residence; and to
make certain nonsubstantive changes?
PROPOSITION NO._ _
City Council Compensation
Shall Chapter III, Section 4 of the Charter of the City of
Dallas be amended to provide for the mayor to receive a monthly
fee of $2083.34 plus expenses of office, the mayor pro tem and
deputy mayor pro tem to each receive a monthly fee of $1875
plus expenses of office, and the other city council members to
each receive a monthly fee of $15.83.34 plus expenses of office?
PROPOSITION NO._ _
Official City Newspaper
Shall Chapter XXIV, Section 11 of the Charter of the City
of Dallas be amended to allow a newspaper other than one in
daily circulation to serve as the official newspaper of the
city and to provide other qualifications for the official city
Here’s what’s next.
This letter can be searched. Note: Results may vary based on the legibility of text within the document.
Tools / Downloads
Get a copy of this page or view the extracted text.
Citing and Sharing
Basic information for referencing this web page. We also provide extended guidance on usage rights, references, copying or embedding.
Reference the current page of this Letter.
[Letter and Attachment: Proposition wording for the Dallas City Charter election], letter, March 10, 1993; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc915765/m1/3/: accessed November 20, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.