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Request for Committee Action

2018 polling places designation amendment (RCA-2018-00503)

ORIGINATING DEPARTMENT
City Clerk's Office
To Committee(s)
# Committee Name Meeting Date
1 Elections & Rules Committee May 9, 2018
Lead Staff:
Grace Wachlarowicz
Presented By:
Grace Wachlarowicz
Action Item(s)
# File Type Subcategory Item Description
1 Resolution Elections

Passage of Resolution amending Resolution 2017R-529 entitled “Designating and prescribing polling places for the 2018 Primary and General Election,” passed Dec 15, 2017, changing the Second Ward Precinct 9 polling location from Augsburg College Oren Gateway Building to Matthews Park.

Ward / Neighborhood / Address
# Ward Neighborhood Address
1. Ward 2
Background Analysis

Staff recommends a relocation of the existing Ward 2, Precinct 9 polling place at Augsburg College Oren Gateway Building to Matthews Park, in order to address numorous voter and election judge concerns related to voter parking, voter flow, and space configuration.

FISCAL IMPACT STATEMENT
  • No fiscal impact anticipated