Polling location changed, alternate routes may be needed in Herkimer County on Election Day

Flood damage has caused travel issues for many over the past few days, and local residents are reminded to find the safest routes to polling places to avoid closed roadways.

Posted: Nov 4, 2019 3:17 PM
Updated: Nov 8, 2019 2:25 PM

Flood damage has caused travel issues for many over the past few days, and local residents are reminded to find the safest routes to polling places to avoid closed roadways.

Town of Ohio residents can vote at the Ohio Town Recreation Building, 110 Nellis Road, but may have difficulty traveling on Route 8 do to flood cleanup. Town officials say Department of Transportation is working on opening the road as soon as possible, and it may be open by close of business on Tuesday.

The town of Fairfield has relocated its polling site for the general election from the Middleville Fire Department to the Fairfield Town Court at 3 S. Main St. in Middleville, due to flood damage at the fire station.

For more information, call the Herkimer County Board of Elections at 315-867-1102 or visit: www.herkimercounty.org/elections.

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