June26, 2012 – ColoradoSprings, CO – For the safety of election workers, due to the WaldoCanyon fire and heavy smoke at the ballot counting center on Garden of the GodsRoad, preliminary election results for the June 26, 2012 Primary Election willbe released at 7:00 P.M. with a follow-up release of information at 7:30 P.M.The 7:00 release will include all ballots counted up until 5:00 Monday. The 7:30 release will include the majority ofresults for ballots received and counted on Tuesday. There will be no moreresults released after the second wave. Final preliminary results will bereleased as early as possible on Wednesday, June 27, 2012, providing thatcircumstances allow processing to continue.
WayneWilliams, Clerk & Recorder, wants to assure citizens that no ballots areactually threatened, precautions are being put in place for the safety ofelection workers.
You maycheck results at: http://elpasoelections.com/2012Primary/results.html
Forquestions or additional information please contact Alissa Vander Veen at719-351-9626 or AlissaVanderVeen@elpasoco.com.