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San Mateo City Charter.

8.01 Dedication for Park Purposes.

Lands owned by the City which are more than four acres in size and which are dedicated by ordinance of the City Council for park, playground, recreation, or open space purposes shall not thereafter be sold or otherwise disposed of, nor converted to different purposes, except pursuant to majority vote of the electorate. The City Council may lease such dedicated lands for park, playground, recreation, or open space purposes. "Majority vote of the electorate" shall mean majority of the persons voting on the measure.