We are pleased to announce that nominations for the OpenStreetMap US Board are now open.
This means you! OpenStreetMap n00bs, arm-chair mappers, craft mappers, even the old sages of the map are encouraged to run. You’re welcome to nominate yourself or that special someone who exudes love for OpenStreetMap. Please consider running as a leader in the OpenStreetMap US community.
What you’ll do:
We are looking forward to seeing new faces and hearing new voices on the OpenStreetMap US board! We welcome a new, fresh and respectful election season. Become a member to be part of it.
Nominations will be open from today, February 13 until Sunday February 24. To nominate yourself, please go to the election wiki page, and add yourself to the list. You can also see more information about the schedule and updated timeline there.
We’ll be hosting a town hall for election candidates on Monday, February 25 from 8:00 – 9:00pm EST.
The election will start on February 25 and end February 28. This year based on popular request we’re excited to announce that we’ll be using Ranked Choice Voting. To be permitted to vote please make sure your OpenStreetMap US membership is in good standing by February 24. We should be able to announce the new board on March 1.
Image Credits: Justin Miller