2020 Elections Casting of LotsSubmitted by esviadmin on Tue, 05/26/2020 - 12:48pm
The Supervisor of Elections, Caroline F. Fawkes, would like to inform all Aspirants for the 2020 Elections, that due to the pandemic of the coronavirus, the Casting of Lots scheduled to be held on Friday, May 29, 2020 at 5:30pm, will be streamed via www.wtjx.org and facebook.com/wtjx. Lots will be pulled for public and party offices and each aspirant will be notified of the changes.
The decision to cancel the traditional in person Casting of Lots (Title 18, Ch.17 Section 351), and have lots pulled by Staff , was made at the advice of key health and public officials at a meeting held on Thursday, May 20, 2020, to address health and safety concerns of the Elections Systems Staff and the public.
The Supervisor reminds everyone that no one will be disenfranchised during the process and encourages all citizens to adhere to the established protocols from the Department of Health. “Stay Safe, In Order to Keep Others Safe”.
Official election updates can be found at the website www.vivote.gov. For questions or concerns please contact the Supervisor of Elections at (340) 773-1021, for any additional information.