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November 3, 2009 Municipal Election Results - Summary

Election Results Summary | Neighborhood Statistics

Why Election Results Change After Election Night

At the end of Election Night, the Department of Elections reports results from all polling places. However, there are ballots that cannot be processed on Election Night, including vote-by-mail ballots that the Department of Elections receives on Election Day, provisional ballots that are cast at polling places, and ballots with write-in votes. In general, it takes the Department two weeks or more to process these ballots. Each afternoon after Election Day the Department will release a cumulative report that includes provisional and vote-by-mail ballots processed that day.

All aspects of the election process are open to public view, so candidates, members of the media and the public may observe signature verification and processing of provisional and vote-by-mail ballots and write-in votes.
428 out of 428 precincts (100.00 %)
Last Updated: 11/18/2009 4:00 PM
Total Registration and Turnout
Registration 451,988
Total Ballots Cast 102,061
Turnout 22.58 %
Votes Percent
DENNIS HERRERA 78,414 96.84%
WRITE-IN 2,555 3.16 %

Votes Percent
JOSÉ CISNEROS 76,376 97.07 %
WRITE-IN 2,304 2.93 %

PROPOSITION A - Budget Process
Shall the City: establish a two-year budget cycle; be required to adopt a five-year financial plan; be required to adopt long-range financial policies and require that the budget comply with these policies; permit the Controller to certify the availability of funds for a contract if the Controller determines funds will be available when due; change deadlines for submitting and adopting labor agreements; and allow the Board to decide how to publish required public notices?
Votes Percent
Yes 68,270 69.89%
No 29,414 30.11%

This measure requires 50%+1 affirmative votes to pass.

PROPOSITION B - Board of Supervisors Aides

Shall the City eliminate from its Charter the requirement that each member of the Board of Supervisors have two aides?
Votes Percent
Yes 51,835 52.26%
No 47,361 47.74%

This measure requires 50%+1 affirmative votes to pass.

PROPOSITION C - Candlestick Park Naming Rights
Shall the City be permitted to enter into a new naming rights contract for Candlestick Park, and shall it be City policy that fifty percent of any City revenue from the sale of those naming rights be used to fund directors of City recreation centers?
Votes Percent
Yes 58,192 58.68%
No 40,973 41.32%

This measure requires 50%+1 affirmative votes to pass.

PROPOSITION D - Mid-Market Special Sign District
Shall the City create a Mid-Market Special Sign District where new general advertising signs would be permitted, subject to certain restrictions?
Votes Percent
Yes 46,008 46.00%
No 53,999 54.00%
This measure requires 50%+1 affirmative votes to pass.

PROPOSITION E - Advertisements on City Property
Shall the City prohibit an increase in the number of general advertising signs on street furniture and specifically prohibit new general advertising signs on City-owned buildings?
Votes Percent
Yes 56,802 57.28%
No 42,365 42.72%
This measure requires 50%+1 affirmative votes to pass.
Last updated: 2/3/2014 11:03:14 AM