Chapter 1.16
WARDS – PRECINCTS1

Sections:

1.16.010    First ward.

1.16.020    Second ward.

1.16.030    Voting precincts.

1.16.010 First ward.

The first ward of the city of Chelan, Washington, shall be and is declared to be bounded and shall include that part of the city as follows:

All that portion of the city of Chelan lying south of Lake Chelan and Chelan River and south of Woodin Avenue from the east end of the iron bridge across the Chelan River east to the east corporate limits of said city shall be and is designated and shall hereafter be known as the “First Ward.” (Ord. 68 § 1 (part), 1913).

1.16.020 Second ward.

The second ward of the city of Chelan, Washington, shall be and is declared to be bounded and shall include that part of the city as follows:

All that portion of the city of Chelan lying north of Lake Chelan and the Chelan River, and north of Woodin Avenue from the east end of the iron bridge across Chelan River extending to the eastern extremity of said city shall be and is designated and shall hereafter be known as the “Second Ward.” (Ord. 68 § 1 (part), 1913).

1.16.030 Voting precincts.

Each of the wards above described shall constitute and be a voting precinct and each of said wards shall have a separate polling place at each and every election hereafter held in the city of Chelan, and the city clerk is authorized and directed to arrange for, at the expense of the city a suitable polling place in each of said wards, and designate with reasonable certainty the location thereof in his notice of election. The city clerk is further authorized and directed to keep registration books for each separate ward. (Ord. 68 § 2, 1913).


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For statutory provisions giving a mayor-council plan of government the power to divide the city into wards, see RCW 35A.12.180.