ARLINGTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A group campaigning for term limits for the Arlington City Council and Mayor says it will “officially submit more than 11,000 petition signatures to City Hall on Monday, July 9.”
If enough signatures are validated, the proposal would end up on the November ballot.READ MORE: North Texas Wedding Planner Sentenced To 31 Months In Prison For $3.3M COVID-19 Relief Scheme
The requirement is five percent of Arlington’s registered voting base, or about 9,300 valid signatures.READ MORE: HUD Awards $4M+ To Help End Childhood Homelessness In Tarrant County
Tarrant County Elections will have approximately 30 days to validate the petitions.MORE NEWS: Denton High School Pep Rally Canceled Due To 'Unsubstantiated Threat' On Social Media
The effort calls for 6-year term limits on the Mayor and City Council.