Nominate someone as 2020 Mayor of Mahurangi
Friend of the Mahurangi J Barry Ferguson has long argued the need for a local mayor.
Mayors, to be legitimate, need to be elected by preference voting—known as stvsingle-transferable-vote in Aotearoa, and known as rcvranked-choice-voting in the United States, where Barry resided until retiring to his country of birth. The need for a useful demonstration of stv to appropriately mark the bicentennial of its first use, on 17 December, is impeccably met by combining with the inaugural Mayor of Mahurangi election…
Nominations for the next Mayor of Mahurangi are closed for polling day, 17 December, and will reopen for the following mayoral term at midnight.