Instructions to Voters


  1. Polls open at 7 o'clock a.m. and close at 7 o'clock p.m.
  2. Sample ballots will be posted in the polling room for your information.
  3. When you enter the polling room, and before being admitted to the voting equipment, you are required to identify yourself to the clerk and inspectors.
  4. Elections officers will inform you as to the manner of voting on the voting equipment if requested. After election officers have given instructions, and before you register your vote, the officers assisting you shall retire and you shall then cast your vote in secret.
  5. You are required to occupy the booth alone, unless assistance is required by a person of the voter's choice.
  6. You are entitled to five minutes for voting.
  7. After casting your vote you are required to leave the polling room at once and shall not be permitted to re-enter.
  8. The election board possesses full authority to maintain order.