Sarasota County, FL - Board of Elections
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November 08, 2017   (941) 861-8606
Media Alert    

Public invited to attend voting equipment test

 
~Supervisor of elections to test voting equipment for December 5, 2017
House District 72 Special (Democratic) Primary~

(SARASOTA, FL) - Sarasota County Supervisor of Elections Ron Turner invites the public to observe the logic and accuracy testing of the county’s voting and tabulating equipment that will be fielded for the December 5, 2017 House District 72 Special (Democratic) Primary.
The testing is scheduled for Friday, November 17, beginning at 9:00 a.m. in the Office of the Supervisor of Elections, Sarasota County Terrace Building, 2001 Adams Lane, Sarasota, Florida.

Florida law requires the supervisor of elections to conduct a public test of the county’s automatic tabulation equipment and reporting software prior to each election to ensure it is operating and recording accurately. The public logic and accuracy test is performed on a random sample of the tabulating equipment that will be in use on election day.

For more information, call (941) 861-8606.

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