October 23, 2019
City Council Chamber, Room 219
95 Pleasant Street
Gardner, MA 01440
AccuVote Computer Balloting Program Testing
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
NOTICE OF ACCU-VOTE COMPUTER BALLOTING PROGRAM TEST
In accordance with the provisions of 950 CMR §54.02, the City Clerk will conduct a test of the City’s Accu-Vote computer balloting program on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 beginning at 8:00 A.M. in the City Council Chamber, Room 219, City Hall. The testing is open to the public.
The test shall incorporate a “test deck” of optical scanner ballots for the November 5, 2019 City Election, marked in such a way as to adequately test the computer program; demonstrate rejection of overvoted ballots; and test any other contents of the program which may have a bearing upon the accuracy of the count. The test shall include an audit of the accuracy of the test count.