From the Milford Daily News, articles of interest for Franklin:
Forgive your town clerk if she looks a little bleary-eyed.
“We’re working around the clock,” Sudbury Town Clerk Beth Klein said. “We’re working weekends. We’re working late at night.”
With a little more than a week until the Sept. 1 state primary, town clerks throughout the region set up COVID-19-safe sites for a week of state-mandated, in-person early voting that began Saturday, piling the job on top of weeks of unexpected, labor-intensive, mail-in voting work.
“We’re trying to do the best we can. It’s just a very, very short time frame that we had to do this,” said Ashland Town Clerk Tara Ward, adding that other town departments have pitched in to help. “It was a tight squeeze. All of a sudden we were slammed.”
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Vote Early In Person: FRANKLIN HIGH SCHOOL GYM
- Sunday Aug. 23 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
- Monday, Aug. 24 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
- Tuesday, Aug. 25 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
- Wednesday, Aug. 26 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
- Thursday, Aug. 27 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
- Friday, Aug. 28 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
For additional information on voting visit the Town Clerk page
For the Franklin voters "election collection" visit
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