Browne replaces former clerk Linda Robbins, who resigned March 4 due to health problems.
Current clerk Linda Robbins is resigning March 4 due to health problems.
Monroe County Clerk Linda Robbins is resigning March 4. Her term was set to run through 2018.
Voter turnout in Monroe County was at 15 percent of registered voters at noon, which is higher than turnout during this year’s primary election.
Monroe County counted all its votes only three hours after polls closed, which is much quicker than previous years.
The Postal Service said it could not deliver the absentee ballots because the return address on the envelope was too large and too dark.
Voting centers allow residents to vote anywhere in the county as opposed to the precinct they live in.
Starting today, the public must request a file at least 24 hours in advance before viewing it.
County Clerk Linda Robbins says around 4,000 Monroe County residents participated in early voting this year.
Yellow cards that contain polling information are not required to cast a ballot.