Early balloting in Erie County surpassed its 2019 total in just two days as large numbers of voters again turned out Sunday.
A total of 13,262 ballots were cast Sunday for candidates in the Nov. 3 general election, Elections Commissioners Ralph M. Mohr and Jeremy J. Zellner reported.
In all, an adjusted total of 28,214 ballots have been cast since voting began at noon Saturday, they said. In 2019, the total for all nine days of early voting was 26,514 ballots.
The county’s 37 early voting locations will be open from noon to 9 p.m. Monday to Friday and noon to 6 p.m. next Saturday and Sunday.
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Dale Anderson has been a Buffalo News staff reporter since 1968. He was the chief rock and pop writer for 20 years and helped establish the weekend entertainment magazine Gusto.