FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, March 2, 2020 – MONTGOMERY – Leading up to Election Day on March 3, the Office of the Secretary of State will be partnering with the Office of Governor Kay Ivey and the Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) to promote voter participation in the March 3 Primary Election.
Messages on available ALDOT electronic highway information signs will read “Election Day Vote Today 7 AM – 7 PM”.
“I urge every Alabamian to head to the polls this Super Tuesday. It is important that every citizen’s voice is heard, and there is no better way to ensure this than by voting in an election,” Governor Ivey said. “Alabamians are proud of their state, proud of their country, and I look forward to seeing that patriotism in action Tuesday. I am glad to work with the Secretary of State’s Office and ALDOT to implement this helpful reminder for our citizens.”
"I look forward to an increase in voter participation next week as we come together as Alabamians to elect our representation at the local, state, and federal level. Participating in the electoral process is a part of our civic duty as Americans, and I urge all eligible Alabamians to turn out tomorrow," reminded Secretary of State John H. Merrill. "Voting should be a priority for everyone, and I am grateful for the support and encouragement from our fellow governmental agencies on this very important matter."
“It’s important for all citizens to exercise their civic responsibility and right to vote, and ALDOT is pleased to partner in this effort to remind commuters to vote on Tuesday, March 3,” stated ALDOT spokesman Tony Harris.