Article 24 - Ranked Choice Voting
Arlington Town Meeting, April 2021

Materials Provided by the
Election Modernization Committee

Presentation Video

Watch the video presentation to Town Meeting:

Article 24 Fact Sheet

Read about the benefits of Ranked Choice Voting for Arlington town elections and see answers to frequently asked questions:

Article 24 Fact Sheet.pdf

Select Board Example

See an illustration of how the votes are counted in an example Select Board race under Ranked Choice Voting:

RCV Select Board Example.pdf

Main Motion

Read the text of the main motion:

Article 24 Main Motion.pdf

Video: What is Ranked Choice Voting?

View a video introduction to Ranked Choice Voting, its benefits, and how it works:

Video: How Ranked Choice Voting Works

See how Ranked Choice Voting elections can work for both single- and multi-seat elections:

Want to nerd out?

Read up on the some research and studies on Ranked Choice Voting use around the country.

Still Got Questions?

Submit a question here, and the committee will get back to you as quickly as we can!

Election Modernization Committee Members

Adam Badik, Democratic Town Committee
Juliana Brazile, Town Clerk
Lenard Diggins, Select Board
Greg Dennis, Chair
Giovanna DeStefanis, Select Board Youth Appointee
Walter Horn, Moderator Appointee
William Logan, Board of Registrars

Patricia Muldoon, League of Women Voters
Maxwell Palmer, Moderator Appointee
Paul Parravano, Disability Commission
Donnarose Russian, Republican Town Committee
Juhan Sonin, Moderator Appointee
Jennifer Susse, School Committee Designee
Lesley Waxman, Moderator Appointee

Past Members

Joe Curro, Select Board
Sean Harrington, Republican Town Committee
Jim O'Conor, Chair
Paul Raia, Disability Commission