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2016 Primary Canvassing Board Meeting Notices

Public Notice
Hon. Paul A. Stamoulis
Charlotte County Supervisor of Elections
FL Statutes: 101.5612, 101.68, 101.572 

The Canvassing Board of Charlotte County will convene pursuant to Florida Statute 101.5612, Testing of Tabulating Equipment. The equipment which will be used for the 2016 Primary Election will be tested on Monday, August 8th, 2016 at 9:00 AM, beginning at the Elections Warehouse, 25510 Airport Road, Punta Gorda, and from there will continue at the office of the Supervisor of Elections, 226 Taylor Street in Punta Gorda. The election will be held on August 30th, 2016.

The Charlotte County Canvassing Board will convene pursuant to Florida Statutes 101.68, Tuesday, August 16th, 2016 at 8am to canvass the absentee ballots for the Primary Election.  They will meet at the Supervisor of Elections office, 226 Taylor Street, Punta Gorda.  The Canvassing Board will reconvene as necessary through August 30th, 2016 to continue canvassing the absentee ballots. The Canvassing Board will meet on September 1st, 2016 at 3pm to certify the Unofficial and Official Results. Provisional Ballots will be also be canvassed on September 1st, 2016 at 5pm.  

In accordance with the Sunshine Law of Florida, the above meetings will be open to the public.

NOTE:  Section 286.0105, Florida Statutes, states that if a person decides to appeal any decision by a board, agency, or commission with respect to any matter considered at a meeting or hearing, he or she will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for such purpose, he or she may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.

Hon. Paul A. Stamoulis
Supervisor of Elections – Charlotte County