Election 2016: Prop O
Here's what you need to know to decide how to vote on San Francisco's Proposition O.
ICYMI: the 2016 election will be held on Tuesday, November 8, with early voting kicking off at San Francisco’s City Hall on Tuesday, October 11.
In addition to voting for officials at the local, state, and national level, San Franciscans will face a decision on 17 state ballot initiatives and 25 local propositions.
Not sure how to vote on Proposition O? We hope the brief voter guide below will help you decide!
What Is Prop O?
Prop O would permanently exempt new office space at Candlestick Point and most of the former Navy Shipyard at Hunter’s Point from the city’s annual 950,000-square-foot limit.
Who Supports Prop O?
Key supporters of Proposition O include: Jobs, Housing and Parks Now For Candlestick Point & Hunter’s Point Shipyard.
Supporters argue that Prop O would open the door toward revitalizing the former naval base that once served as an economic engine for Bayview, Hunter’s Point, and Candlestick Point.
Who Opposes Prop O?
Opponents argue that Prop O is a last-minute initiative that will lead to more broken promises for jobs, housing, and parks.
Learn More about Prop O
To learn more, read the full text of Proposition O.