Welcome! Login | Register
 

Worcester Police Investigate Suspicious Device on Dorchester Street—Worcester Police Investigate Suspicious Device on Dorchester Street

VIDEO: Red Sox Beat Astros 8-6 on Amazing Catch to Take 3-1 Series Lead in ALCS—Red Sox Beat Astros 8-6 to Take 3-1…

Holy Cross Basketball Picked to Finish 5th in Patriot League Preseason Poll—Holy Cross Basketball Picked to Finish 5th in…

Man Stabbed in the Area of Main Street in Worcester—Man Stabbed in the Area of Main Street…

Major City Police Chiefs Endorse Baker-Polito for Re-Election—Major City Police Chiefs Endorse Baker-Polito for Re-Election

MA Ranked 5th Most Energy Efficient State in U.S.—MA Ranked 5th Most Energy Efficient State in…

Bradley Jr.‘s Grand Slam Helps Red Sox Beat Astros 8-2 in Game 3 of ALCS—Bradley Jr.'s Grand Slam Helps Red Sox Beat…

Celtics Cruise Past 76ers 105-87 in Season Opener—Celtics Cruise Past 76ers 105-87 in Season Opener

Chef Walter’s Flavors + Knowledge: Chicken & Chestnut Pie—Chef Walter's Flavors + Knowledge: Chicken & Chestnut…

13-Year-Old Girl Struck by Jeep in Worcester—13-Year-Old Girl Struck by Jeep in Worcester

 
 

NEW: Voters Face Long Lines at Worcester Polls

Tuesday, November 06, 2012

 

Long lines have been reported at a number of precincts throughout Worcester this Election Day.

Democratic State Committeeman Paul Giorgio said that lines were out the door at the Greenwood Gardens polling location and that the line outside Temple Emanuel off Chandler Street was wrapping around the block this morning.

With regard to election observers, today's election is going substantially smoother than the September state primary election, according to Chris Robarge, Central Mass field coordinator for the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU).

Robarge said the ACLU has representatives deployed to about 25 polling precincts, roughly half of all the city's precincts.

"So far, it seems as if the observers have all been behaving themselves," he said.

"The process seems to be working fairly well in terms of the additional training and the fact that they are creating physical cordons for the observers to be in."

 

Related Articles

 

Enjoy this post? Share it with others.

 
Delivered Free Every
Day to Your Inbox