There are 65 municipalities in which citizens, on Sunday 17 and Monday 18 October, are again called to the polls for the ballots for the election of mayors. The polls will be open from 7 to 23 on Sunday and from 7 to 15 on Monday. Expected especially for the three regional capitals that do not yet have their first citizen: Rome, Turin And Trieste.
In Romagna you participate in the election of the mayor of Catholic. On the one hand, the outgoing mayor, Mariano Gennari, supported by a coalition formed by M5s, SìAmo Cattolica and Progetto Cattolica, which at the first call to the polls reached 27.61% of the votes. On the other hand, the candidate of the center left, Franca Foronchi, former mayor of Gradara and councilor of the Municipality of Pesaro, who in the first round was unable to win the victory by a handful of votes, with his coalition (formed by Pd, Action, Cattolica Coraggiosa, Green Europe, Idee in Comune, Cattolica Futura), stopping at 48.93%. There are 13,858 entitled to Cattolica, who will be asked to choose exclusively the name of the pretender to the chair of the mayor.
Voters will be given a ballot with the two names of the candidates for mayor and the related lists. These could be more numerous than those of the first round: the coalitions can in fact “recruit” other lists to support their candidate in the ballot round. Citizens draw a mark on the symbol of one of the two candidates e did not arrive. the split vote.
All the lists linked to the winner of the second round are assigned 60% of the seats, which must be assigned taking into account the results that the lists and parties have achieved in the second round and not on the basis of the votes collected in the first round. The preferences expressed at first round for councilors. The number of municipal councilors varies according to the population: it ranges from a minimum of 10 to a maximum of 48 elected. For the capitals the number of councilors is at least 32, while in the cities with more than 250 thousand inhabitants the sales number is 36, to reach 40 over 500 thousand inhabitants.