No ballot count Saturday in Pima County; count resumes Sundayby Pima County News on Nov. 17, 2012, under Elections, Pima County, Southern Arizona, Tucson
The Pima County Elections Department on Sunday anticipates counting thousands of remaining provisional ballots verified by the Pima County Recorder’s Office.
With all of the early ballots already counted, the department has turned its attention to finalizing the counting of provisional ballots.
The Recorder’s Office finished processing all of the outstanding provisional ballots Friday evening. Out of a total of 27,488 provisional ballots, roughly 23,500 were verified, or 83 percent of all provisional ballots issued.
As of Saturday, 11,484 provisional ballots have been counted.
The count Sunday is expected to resume at 10 a.m.
As Election 2012 is finalized, daily updates will be posted by 6 p.m. on Pima County’s home page, www.pima.gov, with the total number of ballots counted that day.
By statute, Pima County must certify its election results by Nov. 26.
- For the latest results, please visit http://www.pima.gov/elections/results.htm
- The Pima County Elections Department publishes a schedule of elections events at http://www.pima.gov/elections/PDF/event%20schedule.pdf
- If you’d like to watch a live feed of the ballot counting, please visit http://streamer.pima.gov/asxgen/wmtencoder/elections.wmv
Voters also can now check to see whether or not their provisional ballot was verified. Go online to the Recorder’s website, www.recorder.pima.gov and click on the “Provisional Status” link. Enter a last name and the receipt number provided at the polling place. For voters who misplaced their receipt, call the Recorder’s Office at 724-4330 starting Monday, during regular business hours.