The City began using new election equipment in turn getting results to the county and the public significantly faster.

The number of Absentee Voters (AV) continues to increase. This year the Clerk’s Office saw a record number of voters apply for absentee ballots. The number of AV increases by 50 voters on average per year. The Presidential Election in November 2016 (FY 17) had more than 3,500 requests for AV ballots.