Ballot Measures

November 5, 2024 - General Municipal Election

Government Accountability Act Ballot Measure

On November 7, 2023, the City Council voted to place a ballot measure on the November 5, 2024, General Municipal Election ballot. The Ballot measure asks the following question:

“GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY ACT. Shall the Dublin Municipal Code be amended to prohibit councilmembers and commissioners from accepting gifts from lobbyists and city contractors; prohibit lobbyists from sitting on City commissions; impose a combined term limit of 12 years for the Mayor and/or City Councilmembers, while retaining existing term limits for the current Mayor and City Councilmembers; and require posting of all City contracts on the City’s website for public review?”



Relevant information regarding this measure is available below:

Staff Report for Submitting Measure
Proposed Ordinance Amending City of Dublin Municipal Code

Arguments and Rebuttals
Direct Arguments are due to the City Clerk by August 2, 2024, at 4:00 p.m.  Direct arguments shall not exceed 300 words and shall not be signed by more than five persons. 

Rebuttal arguments are due to the City Clerk by August 13, 2024, at 4:00 p.m.  Rebuttal arguments shall not exceed 250 words and shall be signed by not more than five persons.

Arguments and rebuttals will need to be provided in hard copy and electronically. Please contact the City Clerk to obtain an argument submittal form. 

For more information, please contact the City Clerk at or (925) 833-6650.