2015 Rock Island election: voters’ frequently asked questions, answered

Originally published April 2015

Polls in Rock Island open up next week for the city’s municipal elections, where candidates will be vying to represent their ward in City Council. But first,…

What’s a ward?

How are Rock Island’s wards structured?

When’s the next City Council election?

April 7, 2015. That’s a Tuesday.

Which City Council seats are up for election then?

I live in one of the wards up for election, and I’m registered to vote in Rock Island County. Where can I vote on Election Day?

Click here to find your voting site.

I live in one of those wards, but I’m not registered to vote in Rock Island County. Is there still time to register so that I can vote for my alderman?