No Waterfront Giveaway

BALLOT TITLE AND LANGUAGE

 

Lease of City Hall Property and Abutting City Property to Clearwater Marine Aquarium

Shall the Clearwater City Charter be amended by adding Section 2. 01( d)( 8) to allow the City to negotiate and enter into a lease with the Clearwater Marine Aquarium, Inc. for the construction, operation and maintenance of an aquarium on City owned property, located west of Osceola Avenue, east of the unimproved Pierce Boulevard right -of -way, north of Pierce Street and south of Cleveland St., for a 60 year term all as described in Ordinance 8418 -13?
No Waterfront Giveaway

REASONS TO VOTE NO

Taxpayers Are At Risk
Traffic Impacts on Businesses and Residents
Referendum Will “Giveaway” Prime Waterfront Real Estate
Referendum Removes Citizen Safeguards From Charter
CMA Projections Are Unproven
A Risky Proposal with No Guarantees