Senator Krueger’s Virtual Town Hall: “Ranked Choice Voting: Just the Basics”

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Senator Krueger’s Virtual Town Hall: “Ranked Choice Voting: Just the Basics”

April 7, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

New York City will implement ranked choice voting for the first time during the upcoming June 22nd primary election for all municipal races, including City Council, City Comptroller, and Mayor. During this Virtual Town Hall, you will hear from the experts about the history of ranked choice voting, learn how to fill out your ballot, and find out how your votes will be counted. More importantly, you will learn why this new voting process enhances the power of your vote, and helps to make New York City elections more democratic.
The event will feature:
– Dr. Sarah Sayeed, Chair and Executive Director, NYC Civic Engagement Board
– Allie Swatek, Director of Policy and Research, NYC Campaign Finance Board
You will have the option of joining the event online through Zoom, a webinar hosting service.
You will also have the option to view the event online through Facebook. Please note that you do not need a Facebook account or profile to view the event through Facebook.
If you do not have access to a computer, tablet, or other electronic device, you can listen in by telephone.
**Once you register for the event, you will receive a confirmation email with the Zoom and Facebook links, and the call-in information.**
The event will feature a question and answer session with Sarah Sayeed and Allie Swatek. If you have questions about the mechanics of ranked choice voting, how to maximize the impact of your vote, and how ranked choice votes are tabulated, please RSVP for the April 7th Virtual Town Hall. Attendees will be able to submit questions through Zoom and Facebook during the event but are strongly encouraged to submit them in advance.
Please let us know you plan to attend the Wednesday, April 7th Ranked Choice Voting by registering at https://tinyurl.com/rcvtownhall.
Registration:
https://tinyurl.com/rcvtownhall
Participating Orgs:
Senator Liz Krueger, Civic Engagement Commission, NYC Campaign Finance Board
Organizer:
Senator Liz Krueger – wbrennan@nysenate.gov

Details

Date:
April 7, 2021
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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