If you are concerned about voter registration in Bristol, Virginia, remember that you can verify your own registration and insure that everything goes smoothly on election day! The voter registration site has lots of information that you can use — dates of elections, forms and instructions for registration, etc., everything you will need. This year the Republican Presidential Primary is on March 6th, local elections for City Council and School Board will be on May 1, the House of Representatives/ U.S. Senate primary is tentatively scheduled for June 12, and the Presidential Election in which we will be voting for President, U.S. House of Representatives, and U.S. Senate will be on November 6th. Verify these dates on the voter registration site, put them on your calendar, and be sure you are ready to vote!
You must be registered to participate in these important events.
Look for our local City Council and School Board races to gear up soon. There will be lots of information in the news in Bristol, comments on this page, and announced opportunities to meet the candidates. These folks are our friends and neighbors, and we will be counting on those we elect to take care of our city and our schools, so become involved, get to know the candidates, and vote in the local elections on May 1, 2012.