McLean County Recorder Elimination Question (November 2012)

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A McLean County Recorder Elimination Question was on the November 6, 2012 ballot in McLean County, where it was approved.

This measure sought to eliminate the County Recorder position and incorporate the tasks of the recorder into the County Clerk position. If approved, the position would be eliminated as of December 31, 2013 and the one elected to the post would just serve a one year term. Board officials note the savings to the county as the main goal behind consolidating the offices.[1]

Election results

McClean County Recorder Question
Approveda Yes 22,237 60.09%

Election results from McLean County, Current Election Results

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:[2]

Shall the Office of Recorder of McLean County be eliminated and the functions and duties of that office be performed by the McLean County Clerk, effective December 31, 2013?[3]

See also

External links


  1. Pantagraph, "Eliminating McLean County recorder's office to be on Nov. ballot," December 20, 2011
  2. McLean County 2012 election referendum," accessed November 23, 2012
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.