New modern technology will enable a quicker, much more safe and secure as well as effective voting procedure in Vigo County.The Vigo Region Staff’s Office established a cubicle with a simulated election including the brand-new technologies at the Vigo Area Fair in order for citizens to attempt the machines.
“It’s extremely similar to the old device; it’s simply a newer innovation,” said Elizabeth Stiverson, administrative assistant for the staff’s workplace.
“It is a little bit much easier to select on right here,” she said. “I understand some people grumbled that they had concerns picking [prospects] on the last one. It’s just more recent, sleeker as well as more safe and secure. We are always trying to stay as up-to-date as feasible … to keep the political elections as protected as feasible.”
The post employee will certainly look the voter up and also can scan the driver’s license or look up name and also birth day. Once this action is complete, they will certainly receive a ticket with a barcode on it, opposed to a ticket with a number as in years past.
“This is just a newer modern technology, but it’s the same citizen system registration that it’s connected to,” Stiverson said. “The court will still check the ticket, and the barcode that publishes will certainly have the individual’s pre-synced info. This way, the proper ballot for that certain citizen will load.”
These machines are not, nor have they ever before been attached, to the web.
“One of the most significant differences comparing newer machines to the older machines is that they’re much faster,” stated Cody Kiefling, replacement clerk. “We are able to obtain them up as well as going quicker as well as we have the ability to deal with concerns if they were to come up faster.”
The brand-new displays are significantly bigger as well as enable bigger print as well, making the voting process much easier for those that have actually troubled eyesight.The signature
pad is much more sensitive and voters can now sign their names simpler as well as really feel even more confident that their signature is being taped properly.The voting procedure
experiences extensive amounts of security checks from both the state as well as the clerk’s office.For even more info on ballot in Vigo Region, browse through www.everyvotevigocounty.com.