INITIATIVE MEASURE G2012 TO BE SUBMITTED DIRECTLY TO THE VOTERS OF THE CITY OF GOLETA
The City Attorney has prepared the following title and summary of the chief purpose and points of the proposed measure:
TITLE: GOLETA AGRICULTURAL LAND PROTECTION INITIATIVE
SUMMARY: Under the proposed initiative, until December 31, 2032 the City of GoletaCity Council would generally be prohibited from amending its General Plan to allow for changes on certain properties that currently have a land use designation of “Agriculture”unless the amendment is approved by the voters of the City. The Initiative would readopt certain existing policies and designations regarding property with a land use designation of “Agriculture” in the City of Goleta General Plan. The initiative would also add a new policy to the City of Goleta General Plan to maintain the land use designation of certain properties for “Agriculture.