STEELE CREEK NEWS
Your Districts for the 2016 Election
2016) The November ballot includes candidates for various offices
within districts that split Mecklenburg County and Steele Creek.
These are United States House of Representatives, North Carolina
Senate, North Carolina House of Representatives, and Mecklenburg
Board of County Commissioners. Below are maps of the districts and
lists of candidates.
The November ballot
also includes candidates for
and statewide offices, North Carolina Supreme Court, Appeals Court,
and District Court judge seats, and Soil and Water Conservation
District Supervisor. Charlotte voters also will vote on three bond
issues. Go to
Mecklenburg County Address Search to view your sample ballot.
A-Z Guide to Voting for Mecklenburg County for more information
about the candidates.
Voting starts on October 20 and extends through November 5. See
Steele Creek Early Voting Site Moves to York Ridge Shopping Center.
Election Day is Tuesday, November 8.
States House of Representatives
Steele Creek currently is split between Congressional Districts
9 and 12, but the Federal Courts ruled that North Carolina's
Congressional Districts were unconstitutional and required them to
be redrawn for the 2016 Election. Steele Creek is entirely within new Congressional
District 12, which will be used for the 2016 Election and take
effect with the 115th Congress in January 2017. New Congressional
District 12 is entirely within Mecklenburg County.
Candidates for Congressional Distrust 12 are
Alma Adams - Democrat, Incumbent
Leon Threatt - Republican
North Carolina Senate
Most of Steele Creek is within Senate District 37, but the
northeast edges are within District 38. Federal Courts have ruled
the North Carolina Senate Districts unconstitutional, and they must
be redrawn for the 2018 Election.
Jeff Jackson - Democrat,
Bob Diamond - Republican
Joel Ford - Democrat, Incumbent
Richard Rivette - Republican
North Carolina House of Representatives
Most of Steele Creek is
House District 92, but House District 102 includes neighborhoods
along S Tryon St and along the Westinghouse Blvd corridor. The
former representative for District 92, Charles Jeter, resigned this
summer and was replaced by Justin Moore, who is not a candidate in
the 2016 election. Becky Carney is running unopposed in District
Federal Courts have ruled the North Carolina House Districts
unconstitutional, and they must be redrawn for the 2018 Election.
Danae Caulfield - Republican
Carney - Democrat, Incumbent
Mecklenburg Board of
Four candidates are
running for the three at-large seats on the County Commission.
Steele Creek is split
between Districts 2 and 6. Incumbent candidates in those districts
are running unopposed.
(Pat) Cotham - Democrat, Incumbent
Fuller - Democrat, Incumbent
Scarborough - Democrat, Incumbent
Jeremy Brasch -
Vilma D. Leake - Democrat, Incumbent
Bill James -
To check your
registration, view your sample ballot, and see other 2016 election
information, visit the
Mecklenburg County Board of Elections or
of Elections web sites.
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