Town, City & Village Electrical Aggregation Questions, 14 (March 2012)

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Fourteen Electrical Aggregation Questions were on the March 20, 2012 ballot in the designated areas which are in DeKalb County.

Nine of the measures were approved, unincorporated DeKalb County, the villages of Hinckley, Kingston and Somanauk as well as the city of Sandwich defeated aggregation.[1]

These measures sought to allow local authorities to aggregate electricity in the designated areas in order to allow for lower rates for residents who would be able to opt out of the program if they wanted. Communities with this measure on their ballot included the town of Cortland, the villages of Hinckley, Kingston, Kirkland, Malta, Maple Park, Shabbona, Somonauk, Waterman as well as the cities of DeKalb, Genoa, Sandwich and Sycamore and the unincorporated areas of DeKalb.[2]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

Shall the Town of Cortland have the authority to arrange for the supply of electricity for its residential and small commercial retail customers who have not opted out of such program?[3]

References

  1. DeKalb County Elections, March Election Results
  2. DeKalb County Clerk, Current Ballot Questions
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.