Stewards/Elections 2017/Coordination

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  • Contact Pathoschild to get his eligibility tool set-up for the new election
    Email sent. Reply received. He needs to refactor the tool first. Bennylin 04:10, 3 January 2017 (UTC)Reply[reply]
    Tool is up and working.
  • Contact Alchimista to get his bot for marking eligible voters set up
    Email sent. Bennylin 04:13, 3 January 2017 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  • Get all of the relevant pages added to the IRC watchbot
Done – Ajraddatz (talk) 01:38, 13 January 2017 (UTC)Reply[reply]
  • Organize CentralNotice display
  • Agree on a wording for the candidate banner
  • Agree on a wording for the vote banner
  • Notify translators
  • Create campaigns and add to calendar
  • Update the javascript for the candidate banner
Done, apparently. – Ajraddatz (talk) 02:36, 13 January 2017 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Seems to be working now. – Ajraddatz (talk) 22:53, 4 January 2017 (UTC)Reply[reply]


In progress… Alvaro Molina (Let's Talk) 21:44, 4 January 2017 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Done It is likely that some languages that do not use Latin characters such as Arabic, Persian or Malayalam have not been well translated, so they are likely to be corrected by their native speakers (if any). Alvaro Molina (Let's Talk) 04:18, 5 January 2017 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Candidate statements[edit]

See candidate statements page for the full list of candidates.

Confirmation statements[edit]

See confirmation statements page for the full list of candidates.

During vote[edit]