Ranked-choice voting

FNSB / Fairbanks North Star Borough

The Fairbanks North Star Borough Assembly voted down a proposal to become the first municipality in Alaska to use Ranked-Choice Voting. The sponsors themselves changed to a wait-and-see approach and watch the state elections that will use the system in 2022.

03-23-21 AM newscast

A lot of public comment has come to the Fairbanks North Star Borough Assembly this week about a measure to change the local voting system. It would put a proposal on the fall ballot to establish ranked-choice voting.  The Assembly will vote on it Thursday night.

07-06-20 8:30 AM newscast