Question: Shall Section 45 be amended to remove the requirement for a vote of the people on any “proposed alienation, surrender or release of any rights of the City of Cleveland in or to the territory now covered by the waters of Lake Erie within the territorial limits of the City of Cleveland, or formerly covered thereby but now or hereafter filled”?

Proposed language:

§ 45 Alienation of Water Front Lands

The Council may surrender or release any rights of the City of Cleveland in or to the territory now covered by the waters of Lake Erie within the territorial limits of the City of Cleveland, or formerly covered thereby but now or hereafter filled, by approval of a majority of Council. The alienation, surrender or release of such rights shall be done by proper instrument executed in the name of the City of Cleveland by the Mayor.