ELECTION DAY UPDATES
8:00 AM UPDATE!
smoothing out this morning. All polls are open and most inspectors
reported lines at the time the polls opened.
As of 8:00 this
morning, 6,476 people have voted. More updates to follow.
9:00 AM UPDATE!
As of 9:00 this
morning, 9,310 people have voted since the polls opened. The most
activity seems to be at St. John's church and Highland Park Elementary School.
11:00 AM UPDATE!
As of 11:15 a.m., we've
had 15,611 Election Day voters in Monroe County. I'd like to give a shout
out to those polling sites who've voted more than 600 people since the polls
opened at 6:00 a.m. Those locations include Eastview Church of the
Nazarene, Emmanuel Baptist Church, Grandview Elementary School, Highland Park
Elementary School, Jackson Creek Middle School, Summit Elementary School and
university Elementary School. Of course, St. John's Catholic Church blows
everyone out the water having voted more than 1,100 voters since the polls
We're are nearly halfway
through the polling hours and would be excited to have as many voters as can
make it to the polls before 6:00 p.m.
We are halfway
through...and I'm excited about our voter turnout today.
As of noon, we've
had 17,484 voters. This represents nearly 40% of everyone who has voted
thus far (early and Election Day voting).
What an exciting
problem to have.
1:30 PM UPDATE!
As of 1:30 p.m.,
we had 20,440 voters to come through the lines at our polling location.
We've had some
sites who have experienced more than 800 voters on Election Day thus far.
These polling sites are Emmanuel Baptist Church, Grandview Elementary School,
Highland Park Elementary School, Jackson Creek Middle School and (of course)
St. John's Catholic Church.
3:00 PM UPDATE!
As of 3:00 p.m.,
we've had 23,145 voters. It's started to rain a little. Please
encourage voters to continue to turn out.
sites who've had over 1,000 voters come out are St. John's Catholic Church,
Grandview Elementary School, Highland Park Elementary School and Jackson Creek
4:00 PM UPDATE!
Does anybody else
see daylight (well...daylight savings anyway)?
As of 4:15 p.m.,
Monroe County has had 25,679 Election Day voters.
Less than two
hours until the polls close. Call your friends and family. I'm
loving the record turnout.
5:00 PM UPDATE!
I don't know how
time has gotten away from me. It feels as though the polls just opened a
few minutes ago.
As of 5:00 p.m.,
we've had 27,440 voters to turn out on Election Day. There is one our
left until the polls closed. If you are standing in line at 6:00, you
will get to vote today.
6:00 PM UPDATE!
As of 6:00 p.m.,
there have been 28,888 Election Day voters in Monroe County.
with Early Voting, there have been 55,896 voters for the Presidential
that anyone who is standing in line when the polls officially close at 6:00
will still be permitted to vote.
The first totals
that are sent out will only be comprised of Absentee/Early Voting.
Please wait for
e-mail indicating FINAL Total before calling anything definitively.
all. Stay tuned.