A roundup of information about April 9 election

A roundup of information about April 9 election

Here are links to information for the April 9, 2013 vote.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Champaign County voters can check their registration status and look at their own specific ballots at the county clerk's website. Here is the specimen ballot for all of Champaign County.  

Here is the sample ballot for Coles County.

Here is the sample ballot for DeWitt County.

Here is the sample ballot for Douglas County. (In addition, the following have registered as write-in candidates: Duane McKinney – Oakland CUSD #5 School Board Member; William (Casey) Reece – City of Arcola Alderman, Ward 3)

Here is the sample ballot for Edgar County.

Here is the sample ballot for Ford County.

Here is the sample ballot for Iroquois County.

Here is the sample ballot for McLean County. Here is the specimen ballot for the Bloomington Election Commission.

Here is the sample ballot for Piatt County.

Here is the sample ballot for Vermilion County and the specimen ballot for the city of Danville Election Commission.

CANDIDATES

CHAMPAIGN

Here is a link to questions/answers from candidates for school board.

Here is a report from a candidates forum for school board.

Here is a Q&A with candidates for Champaign City Council District 1.

Here is a report from a candidate forum for District 1.

URBANA

Here is a preview of the contested race for school board.

Here is a Q&A with the candidates for Urbana mayor. Here is The News-Gazette endorsement in the race. Here is a report from a candidate forum.

CUNNINGHAM TOWNSHIP

The race for assessor in Cunningham Township was back on after a court ruling on the candidact of Laura Sandefur.

MULTICOUNTY

Here is a preview of the contested race for two seats on the Parkland College Board of Trustees.

Here is John Foreman's column on the ballot question on Atwood-Hammond and Arthur-Lovington school districts.

DOUGLAS COUNTY

Here is a preview of the sales tax referendum in Douglas County that is intended to benefit school districts.

ARTHUR

Here is a preview of the village elections in Arthur.

VILLA GROVE

Here is a preview of the election for mayor and village board.

VERMILION COUNTY

DANVILLE

Here is information on the candidates for school board

Here is a report from a school board candidate forum. And here is a report from a second forum. And here is a report from the third forum.

CATLIN

Here is a preview of the election for school board.

GEORGETOWN

Here is a preview of the election in Georgetown.

GEORGETOWN-RIDGE FARM SCHOOLS

Here is a look at the election for school board.

WESTVILLE SCHOOL BOARD

Here is a look at the election for school board.

Here is a look at the election for mayor and village trustee.

PIATT COUNTY

Here is a preview of an advisory referendum on rural lot size.

OPINION

Here is The News-Gazette editorial recommending Champaign and Urbana school board candidates.

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