Election Information ‘Open House’ August 17

Posted on Tuesday August 07, 2018
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Kayla & Jenn - Gravenhurst Election Team Coordinators
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August 7, 2018
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Election Information ‘Open House’ August 17
Everything You Need to Know About Voting in the Upcoming Election
 
Gravenhurst, ON - The Town will be hosting an Election Information ‘Open House’ for the public on Friday August 17th, at Gravenhurst Town Office from 2-4 PM.
 
“We’re continually working to educate Gravenhurst voters on everything they need to know about the upcoming municipal election and how they can get involved in the voting process,” said Kayla Thibeault, town clerk. “This year we’re introducing Online voting for the very first time, so we’ll be demonstrating to the public how it works,” explained Thibeault.
 
During the ‘Open House’, the Election Team will have a mock election module to let people cast simulated ballots. The public will be able to have a look at the election software the municipality is using and get a firsthand understanding of how it will work.
 
“Additionally, we’ll be showing everyone how easy it is to check to see if they’re on the voters’ list and what they need to do to ensure that their receive their ballot.”
 
“If you’re uncertain about the process, or just have a general question about the municipal election, we hope that you’ll join us for our ‘Open House’ on August 17, to have your questions answered,” said Thibeault.
 
To find more information on the 2018 Gravenhurst Municipal Election, please visit:
 
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For further information, please contact:
 
Kayla Thibeault, 
Clerk, Town of Gravenhurst
705-687-3412 Ext. 237