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Referendum and Initiative Information

This material is provided as a guide to the process. A person or organization seeking to initiate a referendum or initiative petition is responsible for complying with all legal and procedural requirements. The assistance of a qualified attorney may be necessary or helpful in complying with these requirements.

Secretary of State
Initiative, Referendum, & Recall Handbook
(pdf/3mb/63pp)

Initiative Petition requires:

20,870

Referendum Petition requires:

11,581

Mayor 8,671
W.J. "Jim" Lane
City Councilmember

17,187

Suzanne Klapp, Virginia Korte, Robert Littlefield, Guy Phillips,
Linda Milhaven, and Dennis Robbins

Based on the canvasses of the September 2, 2008 General Election
 and November 6, 2012 General Election
.