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October 16, 2017   (941) 861-8606
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Public invited to attend voting eqipment test for City of Venice General Election

~Supervisor of elections to test voting equipment for Nov 7, 2017 Venice General Election~

(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 used in the November 7, 2017 City of Venice General Election.

The testing is scheduled for Wednesday, October 25, 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 all the tabulating equipment that will be fielded on election day.

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