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Accessible Voting Equipment Available for Advance Vote

Post Date:October 03, 2017 9:07 am
 

FORT SASKATCHEWAN, ALBERTA, (October 3, 2017) – Accessibility equipment will be available for voters with disabilities at both of the Advance Votes.

This specialized equipment provides voters with audio, visual or fine motor disabilities a private and independent method of casting their ballot. Accessibility equipment offers another way for individuals to express their democratic right to vote in the Municipal Elections.

This equipment will NOT be available on Election Day.

The Advance Votes will take place as follows:

October 4, 2017
Dow Centennial Centre – Scotia Bank Studio
Noon – 9 pm

October 7, 2017
Dow Centennial Centre – Scotia Bank Studio
10 a.m. – 5 pm

For more information regarding the accessibility equipment or the Municipal Election, please contact the Returning Officer at elections@fortsask.ca or 780.992.6227.

Additional election information can be found at fortsask.ca/elections.

 

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The City of Fort Saskatchewan is a vibrant economic and cultural hub located just 15 minutes northeast of Edmonton on the banks of the North Saskatchewan River. Home to more than 25,500 people, the City proudly manages state of the art recreation, culture and historic amenities including 75 km of outdoor trails, a performing arts theatre and fitness centre within the Dow Centennial Centre and the 1875 NWMP Fort Representation downtown.