The polls are open TODAY (Saturday, May 6th) from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for the 49th Ward’s Participatory Budgeting Election. This is your chance to have a direct say on how a portion of your tax dollars will be spent this year in the 49th Ward.
Cast a vote for the percentage of the ward infrastructure budget you believe should be devoted exclusively to street and alley resurfacing and sidewalk repairs then vote for up to four of your favorite ward improvement proposals.
You will be offered two ways to vote today: (1) the traditional paper ballot or (2) a digital ballot on a laptop.
For a pdf of the sample ballot, CLICK HERE.
Please note: online voting is closed. To have your vote counted today, you must vote in person.
Check your email in-box Sunday for the results of the election.