Firehouse Primary Day Rules

Firehouse Primary Day Rules

1.) Signs – Signs will be allowed outside of the Government Center. No signs or campaign literature will be allowed inside the Government Center.

2.) No signs can be posted on the windows or doors of the Government Center.

3.) All signs must be removed no later than 5pm on primary day, May 20, 2017.

4.) Doors to the Government Center will open at 10 am and close at 2 pm.

5.) The actual registration tables and voting “booths” will be in the Multipurpose Room on the first floor of the Government Center.

6.) Registration tables will have computer access to a registered voter file. Should a voter’s name not be on that file, the registration team will access the State Board of Elections website to verify the voter’s registration. If we are still unable to verify the voter’s registration, we will allow the person to cast their ballot but it will be sealed in a Montgomery County Registrar’s office official Provisional Ballot envelope. Following the closing of the polls Party Officials will work with the county registrar’s office to verify the person’s registration. If successfully confirmed by the Registrar’s office the vote will be counted. Depending on the nature of the vote tally this could delay the final release of the election results.

7.) Republican Party officials will close the polls at 2 pm. Anyone in line at that time will be allowed to vote.

8.) Any dispute concerning how a ballot is mark will be adjudicated by the Republican member of the Montgomery County Electoral Board based on standard Electoral Board practice.