(Nov. 5, 2013) – Loudoun County has experienced computer problems with electronic poll books used by election workers this morning. Election officials, announced in a release at 10:40 a.m., that they were working to address the problems, which have surfaced at approximately 25 of the locality’s 85 precincts.
“We are working to resolve the networking problems that occurred early this morning with the laptops that we use to check in voters,” said Judy Brown, Loudoun County General Registrar. “We want to emphasize that each polling place has at least one computer to check in voters as they arrive.”
It is important to note that all precincts impacted have at least one functioning electronic poll book and that at no time were any of these precincts without a functioning electronic poll book.
Polls in Loudoun County are open until 7 p.m. this evening. Any eligible voter who is in line at 7:00 p.m. will be allowed to vote. More information about the general election, including links to addresses and directions to polling places, is online at www.loudoun.gov/election2013.