ASHEVILLE, NC – Additional early voting sites in north, south, east and west Asheville will open October 24 – 31. Sites will be open 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. On October 31 only, the sites will be open 8 a.m.-1 p.m. The additional sites will supplement the current downtown Asheville site at 189 College St.
City Council voted to fund the additional sites at its September 8 meeting in order to add more opportunities for the community to participate in the election. The new locations are:
• North Asheville Branch Library, 1030 Merrimon Ave., Asheville, 28804
• South Buncombe Branch Library, 260 Overlook Rd., Asheville, 28803
• City of Asheville – Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts Recreation Office in east Asheville, 72 Gashes Creek Rd., Asheville, 28805
• West Asheville Branch Library, 942 Haywood Rd., Asheville, 28806
All registered voters are eligible to vote during this time. Same day registration will be available at all early voting sites for residents who are not registered. Same day registration allows residents to register and vote on the same day.
For election information, call Buncombe County Election Services at 250-4200 or visit http://www.buncombecounty.org/governing/depts/election/.