JoAnne C. Dudley
District 4 City Councilor (four-year term)
Ron E. Hensley
District 6 City Councilor (four-year term)
David L. Bency
Lonnie F. Clayton
Chris J. Vanden-Heuvel
*Only registered voters from these City Council Districts will be able to vote for their respective City Council seat.
“Shall the City of Rio Rancho issue up to $9,000,000 of general obligation bonds, to be repaid from property taxes, for the purpose of designing, constructing, repairing, preserving, rehabilitating, enhancing and otherwise improving roads?”
For general obligation road bonds o
Against general obligation road bonds o
Voters on Election Day (March 1, 2016) will be able to cast their ballot at any of the four polling locations, or voting convenience centers, that will be available. Voting convenience center locations on Election Day will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and will include:
As soon as possible following the polls closing at 7 p.m. on Election Day (March 1), a link to unofficial results will be listed on this web page and posted outside the Office of the City Clerk at Rio Rancho City Hall. The March 1 unofficial election results are scheduled to be canvassed and certified as official on Friday, March 4.
Applications for absentee ballots may be obtained only from the Office of the City Clerk at Rio Rancho City Hall, 3200 Civic Center Circle, beginning Jan. 26, 2016, either in-person or by phone (505) 891-5004. All applications for an absentee ballot must be completed and accepted by the City Clerk prior to 5 p.m. on Feb. 26, 2016.
Absentee ballots may be marked in person in the Office of the City Clerk at Rio Rancho City Hall during the hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, from Jan. 26, 2016 through Feb. 26, 2016.
Early voting will be available at:
City of Rio Rancho residents 18 years of age and older who wish to vote in this election, and are not already registered, must register with their respective County Clerk's Office (Sandoval / Bernalillo) before 5 p.m. on Feb. 2, 2016. You can register and update your registration information online via the New Mexico Secretary of State's Office.
Voter Photo Identification
The following is information regarding required photo identification for Rio Rancho municipal elections:
For questions regarding absentee, early and Election Day voting, or obtaining a city-issued voter photo identification card, please contact the Rio Rancho Office of the City Clerk at (505) 891-5004.
To verify which City Council District you reside in, please contact the Office of the City Clerk or view the following Web page.