Bridge Construction Reroutes Polling Places
COLUMBIA - About 1,400 Boone County voters will be rerouted from the polling place assigned for the upcoming April 5 election due to Route WW bridge construction. According to Boone County Clerk Wendy Noren, voters involved in the polling place reassignments are in precincts 25 and 34 who were originally assigned to the American Legion on Route WW and who live east of the closed bridge.
About 1,100 of the reassigned voters will now go to Lenoir Community Center, 1 Hourigan Dr. in Columbia. About 300 of the reassigned voters from precinct 25 will now go to Prairie Grove Baptist Church.
The County Clerk's office mailed notices of the revised polling places on Monday, March 28.