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New Bay Area ranked choice voting system worked, should be California model

Jan 14, 2023

State’s small cities should take note of November success in Albany’s multi-seat City Council race

Map of California cities using RCV

Albany Mayor Aaron Tiedemann penned an op-ed about the city's successful first election using Proportional Ranked Choice Voting:

"Our city just elected two City Council members using a voting system new to California. The process provides a model for small cities across the state that want to diversify their governing boards without carving up their communities into tiny voting districts."

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