Voting Information

MUNICIPALITY OF MT. LEBANON
PROPOSED HOME RULE CHARTER AMENDMENT

SPECIAL ELECTION QUESTION
Shall section 321 Ordinances Authorizing Indebtedness of the Municipality of Mt. Lebanon Home Rule Charter be amended to require that one notice be published seven (7) to thirty (30) days before debt is incurred, as more fully described in Mt. Lebanon Ordinance No. 3268?

EXPLANATION OF BALLOT QUESTION

If this question is approved by a majority of those voting, the Mt. Lebanon Home Rule Charter will be changed to require that only one notice be published seven (7) to thirty (30 days before debt is incurred. Currently the charter requires two separate advertisings to incur debt, one between 15 and 30 days and the other between 7 to 15 days.
If approved the amendment will take effect January 1, 2016.

For a more complete explanation of why the Home Rule Study Commission recommended this change, read the Mt. Lebanon Magazine article at: http://lebomag.com/25269/referendum-on-november-ballot/

Mt. Lebanon Wards & Districts
Mt. Lebanon is organized for voting into five wards, with each ward further divided into districts. Commissioners are elected by ward.

School Board
There are nine Board of School Directors elected at large.

State & Federal Districts
Mt. Lebanon is in the 18th Congressional District of Pennsylvania. The 37th State Senatorial District, and the 42nd State Legislative District. See also United States Senators.

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