Havre again wants to put charter proposal to the voters
Last updated 6/16/2020 at 11:39am
The Havre City Council Ordinance Committee met Monday and discussed Havre changing to a charter form of government.
The difference between self-governing powers and general powers is that "municipal government may acquire self-government powers only with the approval of a majority of the municipal electors voting on the question," Montana State University Extension handbook says.
It says the question may be presented to the local electorate directly as a ballot proposal to adopt a municipal charter, which, if approved by the voters, automatically confers self-government powers upon the...