Ballot error explained
Nov 01, 2012 | 1431 views | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend | print
To the Editor:

A note to Wilmington voters, a typographical error was discovered on the November 6 ballot with regard to the justice of the peace race. On the back of the ballot you will find seven candidates for justice of the peace and instructions to vote for not more than seven candidates. Listed as a candidate is “Elizabeth Reeve.” There is no such candidate. The ballot should have read “Franklin Reeve.” For any voter who intended to vote for Franklin Reeve for justice of the peace, the best suggestion to assure that vote is to use the write-in method. Simply write the name Franklin Reeve on any of the write-in lines provided in the justice of the peace race.

Susie Haughwout

Wilmington
Comments
(0)
Comments-icon Post a Comment
No Comments Yet


Comment Policy

In an effort to promote reasoned discussion, transparency, and integrity in online commenting, The Deerfield Valley News requires anyone posting comments to identify themselves using their real name. Anonymous commenting will not be allowed. All comments will be subject to approval before posting, and may take up to 24 hours for approval to be granted.

We encourage civil discourse among readers, and ask that they be willing to stand behind their identities and their comments. No personal harassment or hate speech will be tolerated. Please be succinct and to the point. For longer comments, please consider submitting a letter to the editor instead. It will appear in both the print and online editions.

All comments will be reviewed, and we reserve the right to reject, edit or remove any comment for any reason. For questions or to express concerns feel free to contact our office at (802) 464-3388.