Accessibility to Polls often an Issue.

There have been several reports about inaccessibility to polls.   Riding Reps or others working hard in this Election 2019 might get a list of the poll addresses and check them all out for accessibility to disabled or senior voters without access to vehicles.  According to Elections Canada, three of the “accessibility” criteria are:  Poll must be at or near Transit stop;  Poll must be on level ground;  Poll must be well-lit.  Of course, access must be available to those using wheelchairs, canes, crutches or who are too frail/elderly to do stairs or even steep ramps.  Elections Canada asks that you call them at 1-800-499-8020 to report inaccessibility or other issues with polls.  If you are using LiberalList to communicate with your potential voters, that number can be noted within your email blast so that voters know there is someone to call to ask for help getting to or accessing polls.

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