Sunday, December 22, 86 United communities will hold its first local elections, the press service of the Central election Commission in Facebook.
“On Sunday, Dec 22, 2019, 86 United communities (69 rural, township 16, 1 city GSS) in 21 regions of Ukraine will be held the first elections of deputies of village, settlement, city councils of the United territorial communities and relevant village, settlement, city heads”, – stated in the message.
The CEC noted that according to preliminary calculations, in the local elections can take part more than 380 thousand voters.
So, for the holding of elections territorial election commissions were created 1734 territorial single-mandate electoral districts. It is emphasized that the vote, which will begin at 8:00 and will last until 20:00, will take place at the 536 polling stations.
In addition, the CEC reminded that today, December 20, at 24:00 ends the election campaign.
“The results of elections of deputies in single-mandate electoral districts, and elections of village, settlement and city heads shall be installed no later than the fifth day after the voting day, i.e. to 27 December 2019 inclusive. In turn, the results of elections of deputies in multi-member constituencies shall be established not later than the tenth day after the voting day, i.e. till January 1, 2020”, – stated in the message.
In these electoral participation of 29 political parties submitted to the CEC copy of the decision of the highest governing body of the party on the participation of locals in the first local elections.
Also, the Commission granted permission to have official observers in these elections 16 public organizations.
“The total sum of the approved CEC Allocation of subventions from the state budget to local budgets for preparation and holding of the first elections of deputies to village, settlement, city councils GSS and the corresponding rural, settlement, mayors on December 22, is 842,2 million 21 thousand UAH”, – said the CEC.