Vigo County plans to replace its 87 precincts with 18 vote centers in the 2014 election.
Vote centers cost counties less in the long term and decrease the number of voting sites.
County Clerk Kim Wilson says she hopes for more transportation options, but says placing vote centers won't necessarily depend on it.
Voter accessibility concerns raised by county Republicans have been one reason Monroe County has yet to adopt vote centers.
A prolonged debate over vote centers helped lead to this week’s paper ballot counting snafu in Bloomington.
A presentation by a prospective electronic voting system vendor helped delay the vote county in Monroe County for a second day Wednesday.
The Monroe County Election Board must vote unanimously to create vote centers.
Members of the public now have 30 days to voice an opinions on county vote centers.
It appears the first bill to reach the Governor’s desk this legislative session may be one requiring that vote centers be used in all Indiana counties.
Monroe County officials are crossing their fingers in hopes that a bill allowing all Indiana Counties to use vote centers is passed.