The Transylvania Times -

Early Voting Begins Thursday - Brevard NC


Don Mozley, a member of the Transylvania County Board of Elections testing team, has conducted logic and accuracy testing over the past two weeks to ensure each voting machine is ready for the one-stop early voting period and May 6 Primary. One-stop early voting begins Thursday. (Courtesy photo)

Transylvania County voters will have two one-stop early voting sites open to them when early voting begins Thursday.

The change is an effort by the Transylvania County Board of Elections to ensure that voters have as much access to voting as offered in the past even though changes in state law reduces the number of days counties can offer one-stop early voting, according to a press release from the board.

During the most recent legislative session, North Carolina lawmakers reduced the one-stop early voting period from 17 days to 10 days, with the stipulation that early voting sites...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2018

Rendered 08/17/2018 13:11