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*Correction* 2020 Civic Election: Seventh polling location announced

For immediate release: November 12, 2020 - 5:16pm

The election office has announced another eastside polling location at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Silverspring. This brings the total number of locations to seven for voters to cast their ballot on the postponed election day, Friday, November 13.

Revised: Voters can attend ANY of the SEVEN polling locations tomorrow until 8:00 p.m.: Cosmo Civic Centre, Lawson Civic Centre, Lakewood Civic Centre, Shaw Centre, City Hall, Prairieland Park and Ebenezer Baptist Church. Voter Assistance Terminal (VAT) is available at City Hall and support persons and service animals are welcome at all locations. Election workers will assist voters with mobility issues when requested. 

Voters should anticipate wait times similar to advance polls, due to physical distancing measures, hand sanitizing, one-way/dedicated entrances and exits and additional cleaning protocols. Polls are expected to be busy; election workers will be dedicated to keeping lineups moving along with all safety protocols in place.

Mail-in ballots will be received by election officials until 8:00 p.m. on Friday, November 13 at City Hall or the Election Office (226 Cardinal Crescent). Mail-in ballots can also be dropped off at any polling location on Election Day. Visit for more information.

Election Day Reminders:

  • attend any polling location between 9:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.
  • print and fill out a voter registration form to save time at the polling location
  • bring your own pen to mark your ballot
  • wear a mask and practice physical distancing

For more information on the 2020 Civic Election, including locations and ID requirements, visit