From the Town Clerk
October was an unprecedented month as we processed thousands of early voting ballots. The Presidential Election would have taken place by the time you read this article. So, you already know the results. However, I can provide you with some of election numbers in terms of participation.
Day and amount of people who voted
Saturday, October 17 voted: 172
Sunday, October 18 voted: 135
Monday October 19 voted: 268
Tuesday, October 20 voted: 217
Wednesday, October 21 voted: 298
Thursday, October 22 voted: 128
Friday, October 23 voted: 94
Saturday, October 24 voted: 113
Sunday, October 25 voted: 114
Monday October 26 voted: 217
Tuesday, October 27 voted: 217
Wednesday, October 28 voted: 308
Thursday, October 29 voted: 206
The summary below is from 9:00 PM on Thursday 10/29.
Registered Voters: 11375
Ballots Distributed: 6177
Ballots Mailed: 3852
In-Person Early Voters: 2340
Mail-in ballots Accepted: 3171
Total Ballots Cast: 5511
That’s as much as I can provide as this article had to be in to the editor before October 29th.
The Fall Town Meeting will take place 7pm, Monday, November 9th at the Seekonk High School Auditorium. Covid protocols will be in effect. Town Offices will be closed Veterans Day, Wednesday, November 11, in honor of our Veterans. Thank you for your service, sacrifice and the continued security that you provide.
Town Hall schedule for Thanksgiving will be: Wednesday Nov. 25th 8:30– 12:30 PM, Thursday Nov. 26, closed Friday Nov. 27 closed. My December article will have the results of town meeting and the election.
Have a wonderful and safe Thanksgiving.