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Restrictions also placed on use of condemnation, eminent domain

Littleton voters OK limits on financing methods for urban renewal

By Ramsey Scott

Littleton residents voted overwhelmingly to put limits on the financing methods the city uses for urban renewal projects.

Both Question 300, which will require voter approval of the financing for virtually any urban renewal plan, and Question 2A, which will limit the city’s ability to use condemnation and eminent domain, were approved in the a special election Tuesday. Final results showed Question 300 prevailed by a margin of 5,755 votes to 3,811; Question 2A had 6,583 yes votes to 2,890 opposed.