2017 City of Valdez Municipal Election

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VALDEZ POLLING LOCATIONS


Precinct No. 1 – Valdez Teen Center
Voters with residence addresses west of Hazelet Avenue.

Precinct No. 2 – Valdez City Council Chambers
Voters with residence addresses between Hazelet Avenue and a north/south line drawn through the point where Crooked Creek crosses the Richardson Highway (Salmon Turnaround)

Precinct No. 3 – Robe River Fire Station
Voters with residence addresses east of a north/south line drawn through the point where Crooked Creek Crosses the Richardson Highway (Salmon Turnaround)

 

 

A general election will be held on May 2, 2017, between the hours of 7am and 8pm to elect candidates for the following offices:

One (1) Vacancy to Serve a Three (3) Year Term
Two (2) Vacancies, Each to Serve a Two (2) Year Term


School Board

Three (3) Vacancies, Each to Serve a Three (3) Year Term
One (1) Vacancy, to Serve a Two (2) Year Term


Ballot Proposition

The following proposition will appear on the May 2, 2017 official ballot.

PROPOSITION NO. 1

Shall the City of Valdez Adopt a Local Option to Prohibit the Operation of Commercial Marijuana Establishments,
Including the Following License Types:

A. A retail marijuana store:

A “retail marijuana store” means an entity registered to purchase marijuana from marijuana cultivation facilities, to purchase marijuana and marijuana products from marijuana product manufacturing facilities, and to sell marijuana and marijuana products to consumers.

B. A marijuana cultivation facility:

A “marijuana cultivation facility” means an entity registered to cultivate, prepare, and package marijuana and to sell marijuana to retail marijuana stores, to marijuana product manufacturing facilities, and to other marijuana cultivation facilities, but not to consumers.

C. A marijuana product manufacturing facility; and

A “marijuana product manufacturing facility” means an entity registered to purchase marijuana; manufacture, prepare, and package marijuana products; and sell marijuana and marijuana products to other marijuana product manufacturing facilities and to retail marijuana stores, but not to consumers.

D. A marijuana testing facility.

A “marijuana testing facility” means an entity to registered to analyze and certify the safety and potency of marijuana.

YES
(” Yes” means that commercial marijuana establishments will be prohibited within the boundaries of the City of Valdez to include a 10 mile area within the adjacent unincorporated borough.)

NO
(“No” means that commercial marijuana establishments will be allowed in the City of Valdez as authorized and regulated in Chapter 5.06 of the Valdez Municipal Code.)