Early voting for District 9 special election extended for counties impacted by Hurricane Dorian

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RALEIGH, N.C. — The North Carolina State Board of Elections has extended early voting for counties impacted by Hurricane Dorian.

Several counties in the Congressional District 9 special election were closed for certain times of the early-voting period as a result of Hurricane Dorian. Counties impacted were:

Bladen County

Cumberland County

Robeson County

Scotland County

Hurricane Dorian made landfall at Cape Hatteras, damaging property and causing power outages across eastern North Carolina. Gov. Roy Cooper declared a State of Emergency ahead of Dorian’s arrival to the North Carolina coast.

The NCSBE has ordered early voting, including same-day registration to take place in the impacted counties as follows:

Bladen:

Friday September 6, 2019

  • County Board of Elections office from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Tar Heel Municipal Building from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Saturday September 7, 2019

  • County Board of Elections office from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Tar Heel Municipal Building 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Cumberland

Saturday September 7, 2019

  • County Board of Elections office and East Regional Library from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Robeson

Friday September 6, 2019

  • County Board of Elections office from 12 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
  • All other one-stop sites from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Saturday September 7, 2019

  • County Board of Elections office from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • All other one-stop sites from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Scotland

Saturday September 7, 2019

  • County Board of Elections office from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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