‘Cookie Election’ to Demonstrate Ranked Choice Voting

Sunday, Jan. 28, 2-4 p.m. (Cookie election 2-2:30 p.m.) Shutesbury Elementary School, 23 West Pelham Road.

Sample five different home-baked cookies and have the opportunity to rank your favorite flavors in order of preference on one ballot. Then, see the results tabulated in real-time using the Ranked Choice / Instant Runoff method.

Speakers are Liz Popolo, Pioneer Valley Regional Co-Lead, Voter Choice Massachusetts; and Linda Castronovo, teacher and educator on Ranked Choice Voting.

Co-sponsored by the Democratic Town Committees of Shutesbury, Leverett, Pelham and New Salem.

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