Elections Come In!

2021 Ballots (for the 2022 board) are DUE by Friday, October 22 at 5 p.m. Only property owners in SSA One are allowed to vote without a proxy. The 2021 election is for board of directors serving a three-year term from 2022 through 2024.

Para obtener información electoral en español, envíe un correo electrónico, info@auroradowntown.org.

2021 Ballots are mailed out in September and are due back by October 22 at 5 p.m. Mail nomination forms to: Aurora Downtown, 43 W. Galena Blvd., Aurora, IL 60506.

Election Process

6.2   Appointment of Directors:  All Directors except the initial Board of Directors as set forth in the Articles of Incorporation shall be duly elected in the manner provided for in Paragraph 6.2.2 of this Article.

6.2.1 The Property Owners* shall nominate additional at-large Directors, based on the total number in 6.2.3 below, to bring the total number of voting Directors to eighteen (18) members.  Directors elected shall be for three year staggered terms.  It is intended that these Directors shall be selected so that they represent the Special Service Areas that now exist. 

6.2.2 All Directors shall have an interest in the revitalization of properties, and in the maintenance and development of businesses and enterprise, within the Development District and shall, insofar as possible, possess any one or more of the following qualifications: Be an owner, operator or manager of a business within the Development District; Be an Owner of property within the Development District; or Have particular knowledge, training or experience which would aid in development.

*Property owners within SSA One are the only ones allowed to nominate board candidates.