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Back You are here: Home Opinion Opinion Section Editorials Editorial: Election Day Is November 5th: Get Out And Vote

Editorial: Election Day Is November 5th: Get Out And Vote

By WILLARD KILLOUGH III
Managing Editor

Election Day is Tuesday November 5th.
Citizens should make it their top priority to head to the polls and exercise their right to participate in selecting who will have the power to make decisions on their behalf.
This is the opportunity to participate in democracy.
One Stop Absentee voting for the 2013 Municipal Elections began on October 17th 2013 and ends on November 2nd 2013. One-Stop Absentee voting will be conducted at the New Hanover County Board of Elections office at 230 Government Center Drive in Suite 39. Below are the times available for One-Stop Absentee voting.
Monday- Friday 8:00 AM- 5:00 PM
Saturday (November 2, 2013)- 8:00 AM-1:00 PM
For more information about voter registration and polling locations you can call (910) 798-7330 or visit the Elections Office online at www.nhcgov.com Since early voting began, 506 people have voted as of October 22nd.
Municipal Election Day is November 5, 2013. Polls will be open from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
To keep up with online discussions of election issues among candidates and citizens, visit www.cbcandidates.com and on Facebook at "cbcandidates"
You can also read candidates responses to questions presented by the Island Gazette earlier this month at www.islandgazette.net