NEWS RELEASE: Collier County Election Results Officially Certified
November 16, 2012
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Collier County, FL-November 16, 2012: The Collier County Canvassing Board met today and certified the official results of the November 6, 2012 General Election. At this point, all absentee and provisional ballots cast in Collier County have been reviewed by the Canvassing Board. The results include ballots cast in person during early voting and Election Day, as well as valid absentee and provisional ballots.
Of the 180,560 eligible Collier County voters, 150,346 or 83.27% participated in the General Election by casting their ballot.
- Ballots Cast - Total: 150,346
- Ballots Cast - Absentee: 48,646
- Ballots Cast - Early Voting: 52,290
- Ballots Cast - Election Day: 49,089
- Ballots Cast - Provisional: 321
In compliance with the Florida law, the Collier County Canvassing Board will conduct a manual audit of election results at the Supervisor of Elections office on Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. The manual audit is open for public observation.
The audit requires that the Canvassing Board randomly select one contest and one precinct to be manually audited. At its meeting today the Board randomly selected the following race and precinct: Seat 2 Heritage Greens CDD, Precinct 310.
State officials will officially certify Florida\'s statewide results on November 20th.
For more information, visit www.CollierVotes.com or contact the Supervisor of Elections office at (239) 252-8450.