New Orleans Louisiana Mayoral Municipal elections 2017 Results Live Voting
New Orleans Louisiana Mayoral Municipal General Election Date – 3rd October 2017
Run Off Election if required on 7th November 2017
- The city of New Orleans, Louisiana, primary elections for mayor and seven city council seats on October 14, 2017.
- Democrats hold all seven of the city council seats heading into the election and will hold a majority after the election because of all-Democratic races for five of seven seats. A general election will take place on November 18, 2017, for races where no candidate receives 50 percent of the primary vote.
- The filing deadline for this election was July 14, 2017
- New Orleans' 2017 election is the first election under a new calendar approved by the Louisiana State Legislature in 2013. Prior to 2017, the municipal primary in New Orleans took place in February with a March general election for races without candidates receiving 50 percent or more of the primary vote.
- The calendar was changed because the elections coincided with Mardi Gras celebrations. Winners in the 2017 election will be sworn into office on June 1, 2018, with inaugurations moving to January following the 2021 election
New Orleans Louisiana Mayoral Municipal elections 2017 Live Voting
- Voting to start on 14th October 2017.
- Polls will be open 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. in New Orleans.
- In Louisiana, the city of New Orleans is holding an election for mayor and five seats on the city council in 2017. City council districts 1, 3, 5, 7, and 9 are up for election. Incumbents are running for re-election in all but District 5, where incumbent Dan Lewis filed to run for mayor instead of city council.
- A general election will take place on October 3, 2017. A runoff election will take place on November 7, 2017, if no candidate receives a majority of votes in the general election.
New Orleans Louisiana Mayoral Municipal elections 2017 Live Results
Results will come only when voting gets over at 8 PM.
New Orleans Louisiana Mayoral Municipal elections 2017 Candidates
Incumbent Stacy Head (D) is unable to run for re-election due to term limits.
New Orleans Louisiana Mayoral Municipal elections 2017 Opinion Poll