November 23, 2020

From the Town Clerk

Posted

October was an unprecedented month as we processed thousands of early voting ballots. The Presidential Election would have taken place by the time you read this article. So, you already know the results. However, I can provide you with some of election numbers in terms of participation.

EARLY VOTING

Day and amount of people who voted

Saturday, October 17 voted: 172

Sunday, October 18 voted: 135

Monday October 19 voted: 268

Tuesday, October 20 voted: 217

Wednesday, October 21 voted: 298

Thursday, October 22 voted: 128

Friday, October 23 voted: 94

Saturday, October 24 voted: 113

Sunday, October 25 voted: 114

Monday October 26 voted: 217

Tuesday, October 27 voted: 217

Wednesday, October 28 voted: 308

Thursday, October 29 voted: 206

The summary below is from 9:00 PM on Thursday 10/29.

Registered Voters: 11375

Ballots Distributed: 6177

Ballots Mailed: 3852

In-Person Early Voters: 2340

Mail-in ballots Accepted: 3171

Total Ballots Cast: 5511

That’s as much as I can provide as this article had to be in to the editor before October 29th.

The Fall Town Meeting will take place 7pm, Monday, November 9th at the Seekonk High School Auditorium. Covid protocols will be in effect. Town Offices will be closed Veterans Day, Wednesday, November 11, in honor of our Veterans. Thank you for your service, sacrifice and the continued security that you provide.

Town Hall schedule for Thanksgiving will be: Wednesday Nov. 25th 8:30– 12:30 PM, Thursday Nov. 26, closed Friday Nov. 27 closed. My December article will have the results of town meeting and the election.

Have a wonderful and safe Thanksgiving.

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