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9/24/2020 - Securing and Properly Submitting Ballots for November 3rd General Election

 

From the Office of:     TOWN CLERK, CHARLES CLEMONS, JR.
                                      203-576-7208


SECURING AND PROPERLY SUBMITTING BALLOTS FOR NOVEMBER 3RD GENERAL ELECTION

A NOTICE TO REGISTERED BRIDGEPORT VOTERS


BRIDGEPORT, CT – In an effort to safeguard against the spread of COVID-19, Governor Lamont signed an executive order allowing all registered voters to vote by absentee ballot in the November 3rd, 2020 General election.  All City of Bridgeport registered voters were mailed an absentee ballot request form with a postage paid return envelope by Secretary of State Denise Merrill.   If voters choose to cast their ballot by mail, the ballot form must be submitted within the paid returned envelope and mailed via the U.S. Postal Service.  All ballots must be cast and received prior to the 8:00 pm deadline on Tuesday, November 3rd, 2020. 
 
Drop-off completed ballots:   In addition to casting ballots by mail, the City of Bridgeport Town Clerk office has provided four (4) secure drop boxes available for voters to submit their ballot; one drop box in front of the Margaret Morton Government Center at 999 Broad Street,  one  ballot box is located in front of City Hall 45 Lyon Terrace, another in front of Fire House Engine 10 on 950  Boston Avenue and one adjacent the Fire House on the corner of Ocean Terrace & Osborne Street.  Voters may submit their ballots in the drop box at any time before the November 3rd deadline.

Individuals who would like to appear in person to cast their vote on November 3rd, polling locations will remain open from 6:00 am to 8:00 pm.  Check your voter registration status and location here.   Voters should attend the “State” Polling Location Address as provided.  

All ballots for the General Election must be properly cast whether in person, via ballot box, or by mail, by 8:00 pm on Tuesday, November 3rd, 2020.

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