You Decide '11: The Issues

Tri-State voters head to the polls on Nov. 8 to decide on several state and local issues and races. Polls in Kentucky close at 6 p.m. Polls in Ohio close at 7:30 p.m.

Among the major issues and races:

Ohio state issues

Issue 1: To increase the maximum age at which a person may be elected or appointed judge, to eliminate the authority of the general assembly to establish courts of conciliation, and to eliminate the authority of the governor to appoint a Supreme Court commission

More information on Issue 1 is available by clicking here.

Issue 2: Referendum on new law relative to government union contracts and other government employment contracts and policies

More information on Issue 2 is available by clicking here.

Issue 3: To preserve the freedom of Ohioans to choose their health care and health care coverage

More information on Issue 3 is available by clicking here.

Ohio local races:

  • Cincinnati City Council
  • Issue 37-University Hospital/Indigent care levy
  • Issue 38-Children's services levy
  • Issue 48-Streetcar
  • Cincinnati Public Schools Levy
  • Fairfield City Schools Levy
  • Madeira City Schools Levy
  • Mt. Healthy City Schools Levy
  • Northwest Local Schools Levy
  • Three Rivers Local Schools Levy
  • Little Miami Schools Levy
  • Lakota Schools Levy

Kentucky State Races:

  • Governor/Lt. Governor
  • Secretary of State
  • Attorney General
  • Auditor
  • Treasurer
  • Commissioner of Agriculture

Kentucky Local Race:

  • Florence City Council