Ft. Wayne MarketIndiana NewsLocal News

Allen County turnout at 30.6%

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): Turnout to last night’s municipal elections in Allen County was the best it had been since 2007.

The Allen County Election Board says around 30.6% of registered voters showed up. With 187,306 voters on the rolls, that means just over 57,000 people cast their ballots for Tuesday’s election.

Four years ago turnout was a meager 22.5%. Turnout for the 2007 election was 33%.

Good weather and some tightly-contested races, including the mayoral spots in Fort Wayne and New Haven, were listed among the possible reasons for the turnout numbers.

Related posts

Weekend Events

WOWO News

Shipshewana Police Receive Anonymous Tip on Wanted Man

WOWO News

Girl Says She Was Attacked At School

WOWO News

Leave a Comment