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Vote!Charlotte Municipal Primary Voting Guide
Early Voting Begins August 22 in Steele Creek

(August 12, 2017) Steele Creek voters who live within the Charlotte city limits will be able to vote for Charlotte Mayor, four City Council At-Large seats, and City Council District 3 in the 2019 Democratic Primary. (There is a Republican Primary only in City Council District 7.)

Early Voting for the 2019 Primary begins August 22 at the former Hollywood Video on the corner of S Tryon St and Moss Rd (11130 S Tryon St). Dates and times are as follows:

Thursday, August 22 and Friday, August 23 - 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Saturday, August 24 - 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Sunday, August 25 - 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Monday, August 26 to Friday, August 30 - 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Saturday, August 31 - 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Tuesday, September 3 to Friday, September 6 - 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Any Charlotte voter can vote at any Early Voting Site in Mecklenburg County during Early Voting.

The Primary Election is on Tuesday, September 10 from 6:30 AM to 7:30 PM. Voting is at each precinct's regular polling location. Note that two polling locations in Steele Creek have changed. The polling location for Precinct 230 is now the Berewick Recreation Center (5910 Dixie River Rd), and the polling location for Precinct 122 is Lake Wylie Elementary School (13620 Erwin Rd) for the September 10 Primary only. (See MAP.)

Eligible voters may register and vote during Early Voting but must have registered by August 16 to vote on September 10. The General Election is on November 5.

Voters may request an Absentee Ballot now until September 3 and must return them to the Board of Elections by September 10. See Absentee Voting by Mail information.

To confirm your voter registration, request an Absentee Ballot, to view a sample ballot, or for other information, see the Mecklenburg County Board of Elections web site.

Candidates on the ballot for Steele Creek precincts are as follows:

Mayor:

Democratic Candidates in the Primary

Roderick Davis
Vi Lyles
Tigress Sydney Acute McDaniel
Joel Odom
Lucille Puckett

Republican Candidate in This Race (No Primary)

David Michael Rice

Charlotte City Council At-Large (four seats):

Democratic Candidates in the Primary

Dimple Ajmera
Julie Eiselt
Jorge Millares
James (Smuggie) Mitchell
LaWana Slack-Mayfield
Chad Stachowicz
Braxton David Winston II

Republican Candidate in This Race (No Primary)

Joshua Richardson

Charlotte City Council District 3

All areas of Steele Creek within the Charlotte city limits are within Charlotte City Council District 3.

Democratic Candidates in the Primary

Terry Brown
Caleb Theodros
Victoria Watlington

There are no Republican candidates in this race.

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Board of Education At-Large (No Primary)

Voters will elect at-large representatives to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education in the November 5 General Election. This election is non-partisan, and there will be no primary. Board of Education members serve four year staggered terms. District representatives will be up for election in 2021.

Non-Partisan Candidates in This Race

Annette Albright
Elyse Dashew
Jennifer De La Jara
Gregory R. Denlea
Jenna Moorehead
Donna J. Parker-Tate
Jordan Pineda
Olivia Scott
Lenora Shipp
Stephanie M. Sneed
Duncan St. Clair
Queen Thompson
Monty Witherspoon

Congressional District 9

A special election is being held in Congressional District 9, which stretches from southeast Mecklenburg County to Bladen and Cumberland Counties. Steele Creek is entirely within Congressional District 12, which is not involved in the special election.

Election Information

For a listing of all candidates for the 2019 election in Mecklenburg County with their contact information, see 2019 Candidate Listing.

For information on voter registration and other election information, see Mecklenburg County Board of Elections.

See the Election Schedule below.

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