polling place

noun

US
: a building where people go to vote in an election

Examples of polling place in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The bill would allow recounts of precincts that have a mismatch between the number of ballots and the ballots issued to voters recorded in a polling place's log or the ballots that were tabulated. Clara Hendrickson, Detroit Free Press, 1 May 2024 According to Wisconsin election rules, people may not engage in electioneering during polling hours on any public property on election day within 100 feet of an entrance to a building containing a polling place. Kelly Meyerhofer, Journal Sentinel, 2 Apr. 2024 Those who have moved must update their address to be eligible to vote at the polling place near their home. From Staff Reports, Hartford Courant, 1 Apr. 2024 Fort Worth voters who usually cast their ballots at the Southwest Regional Library on Hulen Street should be aware that the polling place has been relocated for Tuesday’s primary runoff election. Cody Copeland, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 23 May 2024 Voters in the state must now be notified via mail of changes to their voting district or polling place within 30 days. Victor Hagan, USA TODAY, 8 May 2024 The polling place has been moved just one block down the street to the offices of the Girl Scouts of Texas Oklahoma Plains, according to Kal Silverman, the Republican election judge for the location. Cody Copeland, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, 23 May 2024 Learn how to register to vote and find your polling place at city.milwaukee.gov/election/Voter-Info. Drake Bentley, Journal Sentinel, 20 May 2024 Scott carried 5-month-old son, Charm Scott, nestled in a car seat into his polling place at Engine House 56. Emily Opilo, Baltimore Sun, 14 May 2024

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“Polling place.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/polling%20place. Accessed 25 Jun. 2024.

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