Yadkinville’s 2021 municipal election day is subsequent month however voters can already start casting ballots if they’re selecting to vote absentee by mail. The final day to register to vote within the 2021 election is Friday, Oct. 8 by 5 p.m.
One-stop early voting within the Planning, Allowing and Elections constructing in Yadkinville will start on Oct. 14. Election day is Nov. 2 and the polling web site will likely be at Yadkinville Elementary College from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Candidates for the Yadkinville municipal election are incumbents Mayor Eddie Norman and City Commissioners Scott Winebarger and Chris Matthews.
There are 1,492 registered voters within the city of Yadkinville. Election officers anticipate this election will see a low turnout as they’re few candidates, all of whom are incumbents, on the poll. Elected officers for the city mentioned they do hope that voters will come out to assist them.
Forward of the upcoming election, Yadkinville Mayor Eddie Norman shared a few of his ideas on his time serving as mayor and why he hopes to proceed to take action.
“Lots of people ask me the query; ‘why do you wish to function Mayor?’ The reply to that query lies in my roots of rising up in Boonville. My dad all the time acknowledged that, ‘If you happen to stay in a group, it is best to serve that group,’” Norman mentioned. “As I grew up, I noticed my father function a Boonville City Council Member in addition to he served as assistant chief of the Boonville Fireplace Division for quite a few years. So I start my profession of serving my city as dad acknowledged, so I turned a member of the Boonville Fireplace Division and the Boonville Jaycees till I moved to Yadkinville in 1982 at which period I married the love of my life Julia Choplin.”
“I used to be approached by a longtime Yadkinville citizen and neighbor, Holten Sheppard who inspired me to run for City Council of which I did. I’ll all the time be grateful to him for encouraging me to run. I’ve served on the Yadkinville City Board since 1991 as a commissioner, Mayor Professional Tem and now as Mayor,” Norman continued. “I imagine in our city, the residents of our city and the great staff of our city that do an amazing job each day.
“I imagine that my management on the board has demonstrated that I care rather a lot in regards to the City of Yadkinville and it most useful asset — the residents. Some choices are robust and a few are simple, however every one should be met with foresight and a imaginative and prescient to make tomorrow higher.
“By way of my tenure on the City Board I which have labored beside some superior Board Members who supported me in my numerous capacities of which I used to be proud to serve with. Every one has made an impression on me as I serve right now and I’ll all the time be grateful to them for his or her assist.
“I really feel blessed to serve the City of Yadkinville as Mayor and I hope that on election day that I can proceed to offer glorious management for 4 extra years.
“Please keep in mind to vote and assist our present City Board Members who’re up for reelection in addition to the members who are usually not up for reelection till 2023. Our present Board is super and dedicated to our great city,” Norman concluded.