For Immediate Release
Press Contact: Mary Kay Clunies-Ross, PIO, (510) 981-7008

CITY CLERK PRIMA FACIE COUNT OF DAP PETITIONS

Berkeley, California (Thursday, August 20, 2009) - City Clerk Deanna Despain announced that approximately 9,200 signatures were submitted by the by the Downtown Area Plan referendum proponents.

The signatures will be submitted to the Alameda County Registrar of Voters for verification. The deadline to complete the signature verification is October 2, 2009.

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