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Thousands of MoCo Voters Cast Their Ballots on Day One of Early Voting

earlyvoting2UPDATED Early voting is now underway in Montgomery County at ten locations across Montgomery County.

According to preliminary information released by the Montgomery County Board of Elections, 820 ballots were cast at the Silver Spring Civic Building on day one of early voting. Silver Spring was by far the busiest precinct in Montgomery County.

The Praisner Community Recreation Center and Potomac Recreation Center also saw over 600 ballots cast on the first day of early voting.

A total of 5,476 voters cast their ballots on Day 1 of early voting in Montgomery County. Turnout numbers for all ten locations, as of 5 p.m. on April 14, are posted, below:

  • Silver Spring Civic Building –  820
  • Praisner Community Rec. Center – 641
  • Potomac Rec. Center – 635
  • Activity Center at Bohrer Park – 601
  • Wheaton Vol. Rescue Squad – 596
  • Lawton Community Rec. Center – 567
  • Germantown Community Rec. Center – 541
  • Executive Office Building – 501
  • Mid County Rec. Center – 402
  • Damascus – 172

Early voting continues thru April 21. The polls are open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. during early voting. Primary Election Day is set for April 26.

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Willie James Inman

About Willie James Inman

Willie James Inman is a Community Engagement Specialist and Multimedia Journalist at Montgomery Community Media (MCM). You can email story ideas at winman@mymcmedia.org or reach him on Twitter @imwilljames.

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