City of South Portland
11/4/14 Municipal Election

Sample City Ballot

Please note that Rolla T. Dowling has withdrawn from the District Five City Council Race.  Contact information for the candidates;

Name                                         Race                                           

Phone

Email
Michael R. Pock City Council - District One 799-5462 Mpock1@maine.rr.com
Claude V.Z. Morgan City Council - District One 450-2583 Cvzm4639@gmail.com
       
Patricia A. Smith City Council - District Two 615-3870 psmith@southportland.org
       
Brad Fox City Council - District Five 712-0664  ibradfox@gmail.com
Alan Livingston City Council - District Five 773-4819  Aliving1@maine.rr.com
       
Karen Callaghan Board of Education - At Large 409-2693  
Christopher Hershey Board of Education - At Large 807-9257  Chrishershey202@gmail.com
Mary House Board of Education - At Large 767-6196  mhouse@woodardcurran.com
       
Wayne Ross Portland Water District Trustee     799-5604  
                                       

 


 

PROPOSED CHARTER AMENDMENT

Shall the City of South Portland approve the Charter amendment summarized below?

Explanation of proposed amendment:

This proposed amendment of Sections 424 and 703 of the City Charter would eliminate voting district representation on the Board of Assessment Review (BAR) and Civil Service Commission (CSC) and allow up to three members from any one voting district to simultaneously serve on the BAR and CSC.  The full text of the proposed Charter amendment is available in the City Clerk’s Office, on the City’s website (www.southportland.org) and at the polls.  Full Text


 

PROPOSED CHARTER AMENDMENT

Shall the City of South Portland approve the Charter amendment summarized below?

Explanation of proposed amendment:

This proposed amendment of Sections 1001, 1002, 1003 and 1004 of the City Charter would eliminate the requirement of one polling place in each of the five voting districts and change election wardens and ward clerks from elected officials to appointed officials.  The full text of the proposed Charter amendment is available in the City Clerk’s Office, on the City’s website (www.southportland.org) and at the polls.  Full Text


 

CITIZEN-INITIATED ORDINANCE REFERENDUM QUESTION

Are you in favor of a citizen-initiated proposed ordinance entitled “Use of Marijuana by Persons 21 Years of Age or Older Ordinance”?

Summary of proposed ordinance:

This citizen-initiated proposed ordinance would allow persons 21 years of age or older to possess or use one ounce or less of marijuana and to possess or use marijuana paraphernalia.  It would also impose some limitations on such possession and use of marijuana/marijuana paraphernalia.  The full text of the proposed ordinance is available in the City Clerk’s Office, on the City’s website (www.southportland.org) and at the polls.  Full Text


State Election Information

 

Information about the November 4, 2014 State Election can be found here.