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: Secrets For Travelers During Surge In 'Revenge Travel'
The requirement is five percent of Arlington’s registered voting base, or about 9,300 valid signatures.READ MORE: DFW Area Shouldn't Have Problems With Gas Supply Or Prices Following Ransomware Attack On Pipeline
Tarrant County Elections will have approximately 30 days to validate the petitions.MORE NEWS: CBS 11 Obtains Exclusive Photos Of Teen Migrants Detained At Dallas Convention Center
The effort calls for 6-year term limits on the Mayor and City Council.