A lottery is initiated when two candidates for the same position file papers of candidacy at the same time on the first day of the filing period.
Therefore, notice is hereby given that on Wednesday, December 2, 2020, at 2:00 p.m. at the City of the Urbana city building, 400 South Vine Street [FACE MASKS REQUIRED]. A lottery will be held to determine ballot placement for the two candidates for Mayor of the City of Urbana and the two candidates for Alderman for Ward 5. The lottery is for the Consolidated Primary to be held on February 23, 2021. All other candidates will appear on the ballot according to the time candidate papers were filed.
The following candidates will be assigned a number for the lottery and the number will be placed in a container and drawn randomly to determine placement:
Yinxi (Andy) Ma - 1
Diane Wolfe Marlin - 2
ALDERMAN - WARD 5
Chaundra Bishop - 3
Meghan McDonald - 4