Municipal E-voting Used in Halifax Municipal Election


E-Voting was used in the 2012 Halifax Municipal Election

Electors received municipal notices in the mail before the start of advance voting. Security codes and other information were in those letters, which included the site of community voting stations for those who plan to cast ballots in two weeks.

The civic and school board elections in Halifax Regional Municipality are costing about $1.6 million, city staff have said. Included in that amount is a $315,000 contract, authorized by regional council, with a Spanish firm for electronic voting.

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