Unless something wild happens, the Anchorage Assembly is expected to maintain its override margin.
The system, AnchorageVotes, is run by BallotTrax and has been deployed in several other cities, counties and states over the last two years and will allow voters who sign up the ability to track their ballots and, importantly, get notification if they have any issues that may prevent their vote from being counted.
Dunbar warns Bronson could be coming for Anchorage’s by-mail elections.
If you’ve left your Anchorage mail-in ballot to today, then dropping it in the mailbox won’t guarantee it’s counted.
They are set to be sworn in on Monday, May 3.
With a high-stakes race between two dramatically different visions for the city, it’s more important than ever to make sure your vote is counted because nearly 1,500 weren’t in the last election.
About 1,400 ballots were not counted. Mostly because of mismatched signatures.
The race for school board Seat B is headed to an automatic recount.
The May 11 mayoral run-off will be about who can consolidate support around them the best and who can keep momentum and interest running into the election.
The complaint was filed on Monday by the campaign of Anchorage mayoral candidate Forrest Dunbar campaign, alleging violations that fall into six broad categories totaling more than $170,000.