Context:  In 2017, all District Council seats are up for election. In districts 1 and 4, incumbent Councilmembers are facing challengers. In districts 2 and 3, incumbent Council Members are running for re-election unopposed. In district 5, the incumbent Council Member has decided not to run for re-election and the seat is being sought by 2 candidates.

In 2013, an average of 1,545 voters filled out ballots in each of Peoria’s 5 District Council Member elections, with the average margin of victory being 402 votes. (Source: Wikipedia)

Roles and Responsibilities of District Council Members1 District Council Member is elected by the residents of each district in the City of Peoria to represent those residents on the City Council. All City Council Members meet regularly on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 6:00PM. City Council seats are part-time positions and are compensated with a salary between $14,000-16,500, based on tenure (Source: City of Peoria 2015 Payroll)

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