Why Vote for

District Elections


  • District elections are democratic.


  • District elections empower neighborhoods


  • District elections create accountability.


  • District elections make campaigns affordable.


  • District elections prevent one particular neighborhood, corporation or special interest group from controlling Richmond’s political agenda. 


  • District elections put working and middle class candidates on a more equal footing with rich and/or connected candidates.


  • Electing council members from our neighborhoods means they can understand our local needs and quickly respond to our concerns.


Martinez Citizens for District Elections


Richmond Citizens for District Elections