RR ELECTIONS Tu 03.06; early voting starts 02.15

Ballot items include three City Council seats and nine City Charter amendment questions.

Early voting will be conducted at Rio Rancho City Hall during the hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, from Feb. 15 through March 2, 2012.  To see how to request a mail in absentee ballot, click here.

Absentee ballot applications must be completed and accepted by the Office of the City Clerk by 5 p.m. on March 2, 2012.
Those who have questions regarding absentee, early and Election Day voting can contact Rio Rancho’s Office of the City Clerk at (505) 891-5004.

Please read each amendment or proposition carefully, titles may not clearly reflect actual content.

issues on the ballot also include:

  • Can a part-time Mayor still serve our growing community’s needs, or should this position become full-time?
  • Shall a driver’s license or photo ID be required to vote?  To learn more about this issue see:  A Debate on Voter ID; Voter ID-Pros, Cons and Costs (42 minute video) or search your web browser.

REMEMBER, our fifth UU principle is

The right of conscience and the use of the democratic process within our congregations and in society at large.

Please Vote on or before Election Day.