March 3, 2022
City of Roanoke Proposed Ordinance to Realign Summit Hills and Lee Hi Voter Precincts, and Establish New Polling Places in Peters Creek and Summit Hills Precincts
The Council of the City of Roanoke has scheduled a public hearing regarding the proposed changes on April 18, 2022 at 7:00 p.m.
Currently, the City of Roanoke has 20 separate voter precincts throughout the City and one (1) central absentee voter precinct at 317 Kimball Avenue, N.E., Roanoke, Virginia.
City staff has recommended that the Summit Hills and Lee Hi Voter Precincts be realigned to move the portion of Summit Hills Precinct located south of Shenandoah Avenue into neighboring Lee Hi Precinct. In addition, there is a need to establish new polling places in Peters Creek and Summit Hills Precincts. The new polling place in Peters Creek Precinct will be located at William Fleming High School, 3649 Ferncliff Avenue, NW. The new polling place in Summit Hills Precinct will be located at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2216 Peters Creek Road. The City Attorney, the Registrar, members of the Electoral Board, and City staff within the Department of Technology developed a proposed ordinance to reflect these proposed changes.
The Council of the City of Roanoke has scheduled a public hearing regarding the proposed changes on April 18, 2022 at 7:00 p.m., at Council Chamber, 4th Floor, Room 450, Noel C. Taylor Municipal Building, 215 Church Avenue, S.W., Roanoke, Virginia.
Following the April 18, public hearing, the Council of the City of Roanoke will vote on whether to adopt the proposed ordinance.
View Proposed Maps and Ordinance
Questions or comments regarding the proposed changes?
Please submit your questions or comments by email [email protected] or telephone (540) 853-2228.