Early voting begins October 19 and ends November 3. The election is Tuesday, November 8, 2016.
The League of Women Voters of Oak Ridge is sponsoring three candidate forums in October:
Tuesday, October 4, 7-9 pm, Oak Ridge city election candidates, at the Oak Ridge High School amphitheater;
Thursday, October 6, 7-9 pm, Anderson County Charter Commission candidates, at Roane State Community College (City Room); and
Tuesday, October 18, 7-9 pm, State and U.S. candidates, at Roane State Community College (City Room).
Please read more information about the forums.
The League of Women Voters has implemented VOTE411.org, where you can learn more about the candidates and issues on your ballot, according to where you live. Read VOTE411 for Oak Ridgers
and How to Use VOTE411
. Then visit VOTE411:
LWVOR has gathered several documents with information about the charter form of county government. Read the following for more information:
Understanding the Process and Significance of Changing the Anderson County Form of Government, by LWVOR's president Mary Ann Reeves
County Charters, from the University of Tennessee's County Technical Advisory Services
The Charter Form of Government, from the University of Tennessee's Municipal Technical Advisory Services