Municipal Methods of Election

ROCKINGHAM COUNTY MUNICIPAL METHODS OF ELECTION

EDEN

-Nonpartisan Plurality

-Mayor – 4 Year Terms (Next Election:  2017)

-City Council – 7 Members (1 Member per Ward – 7 Wards)

-City Council – 4 Year Terms – Staggered (Next Election:  2017 – Ward 3,4,5) (Next Election:  2019 – Ward 1,2,6,7)

-Candidates must live in ward to run

-Voted on at large (Must live in city limits)

MADISON

-Nonpartisan Plurality

-Mayor – 2 Year Terms (Next Election:  2017)

-Alderman – 6 Members

-Alderman – 4 Year Terms – Staggered (Next Election:  2017 – 3 Seats) (Next Election:  2019 – 3 Seats)

-Candidates run at large (Must live in town limits)

-Voted on at large (Must live in town limits)

MAYODAN

-Nonpartisan Plurality

-Mayor – 2 Year Terms (Next Election:  2017)

-Councilmen – 5 Members

-Councilmen – 4 Year Terms – Staggered (Next Election:  2017 – 2 Seats) (Next Election:  2019 – 3 Seats)

-Candidates run at large (Must live in town limits)

-Voted on at large (Must live in town limits)

REIDSVILLE

-Nonpartisan with Runoff (Mayor Only) (Mayor must meet 40% vote total to win – If not, runoff of top 2)

-Mayor – 4 Year Terms (Next Election:  2017)

-Councilmen – 6 Members (2 At Large, 2 District A, 2 District B)

-Councilmen (At Large) – 4 Year Terms (Next Election:  2017)

-Councilmen (Districts) – 4 Year Terms (Next Election:  2019 – 2 Seats District A, 2 Seats District B)

-Candidates run at large (2 At Large Seats) (Must live in city limits)

-Voted on at large (2 At Large Seats) (Must live in city limits)

-Candidates must live in district to run (2 District A Seats, 2 District B Seats)

-Voters must live in District to vote (2 District A Seats, 2 District B Seats)

STONEVILLE

-Nonpartisan Plurality

-Mayor – 4 Year Terms (Next Election:  2019)

-Councilmen – 5 Members

-Councilmen – 4 Year Terms (Next Election:  2017 – 2 Seats) (Next Election:  2019 – 3 Seats)

-Candidates run at large (Must live in town limits)

-Voted on at large (Must live in town limits)

WENTWORTH

-Nonpartisan Plurality

-Mayor – 2 Year Terms (Appointed from Elected Council)

-Councilmen – 5 Members Elected (1 Appointed as Mayor)

-Councilmen – 4 Year Terms – Staggered (Next Election:  2017 – 2 Seats) (Next Election:  2019 – 3 Seats)

-Candidates run at large (Must live in town limits)

-Voted on at large (Must live in town limits)

 

       
       
       

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