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Poll workers sought for Primary and General Election


KENT—The Registrars of Voters are seeking poll workers for August’s Primary and the General Election in November. Those interested are asked to contact Poll workers can be Unaffiliated, Democratic or Republicans.

Poll workers must be a U.S. citizen aged 18 or older who is registered to vote in Connecticut, or a citizen aged 16 or 17 with residency in the town in which they are working and permission to work from a parent or guardian.

They must not be a candidate for office (except a registrar of voters or municipal clerk, who is a candidate for the same office, performing their official duties). They may not be an immediate family member of a candidate if transporting, preparing, repairing or maintaining a voting machine; and must be willing to attend mandatory training before each election.

They should have reliable transportation to and from training and the polling place and be comfortable working with a personal computer system. Poll workers assist in setting up and closing the polling place and help voters understand their rights and the voting process.


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