Valdez Municipal Election 2019 Information

NOTICE OF REGULAR MUNICIPAL AND SCHOOL BOARD ELECTION OF THE CITY OF VALDEZ
MAY 7, 2019

Notice is hereby given that pursuant to applicable law and ordinances (or Code of Laws of the City of Valdez) a general election will be held on MAY 7, 2019, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. to elect candidates for the following offices:

CITY COUNCIL: Two (2) Vacancies to Serve a Three (3) Year Term

SCHOOL BOARD: Two (2) Vacancies, to Serve a Three (3) Year Term

The following proposition will appear on the official ballot.

PROPOSITION NO. 1

Shall the City of Valdez, Alaska issue general obligation bonds in an amount not to exceed $16,000,000 for the design and construction of a new fire station, together with all necessary appurtenances, equipment and facilities in connection therewith, and the relocation and repurposing of facilities which are pre-existing at the new Fire Station site.

o YES
o NO

PRECINCTS, POLLING PLACES

The City consists of three election precincts for all regular and special City elections.

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 PERSON IS QUALIFIED TO VOTE WHO

  1. Is a United States Citizen;
  2. Is 18 years or older;
  3. Has been a resident of the State of Alaska and the City of Valdez for 30 days immediately preceding the election;
  4. Is registered 30 days prior to the election as required under Alaska Statutes 15.07 and is not registered to vote in another jurisdiction;
  5. Is not disqualified under Article V of the State Constitution

Sheri L. Pierce, MMC, City Clerk

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