Advertisements
LATEST STORIES

Bristol offers new voting option for disabled & impaired citizens

Photo (c) courtesy of the City of Bristol

Photo (c) City of Bristol

Robert Smith Commissioner of Bristol’s Commission for People with Disabilities is inviting the public to attend their next scheduled meeting, this Wednesday at 7:00 pm, in the 1st floor meeting room at City Hall.

The Registrar’s office will conduct the demonstration of a new voting option for disabled, physically and visually impaired citizens who wish to vote in the upcoming elections.

“This new option is a very meaningful development in assisting our neighbors in need.  In addition to demonstrating the new process to our Commission, several citizens groups will also be in attendance.” said Smith.

The Mission of the Commission is to promote the integration and participation of persons with disabilities by creating economic, housing, political, and social opportunities through Community Partnerships.

Advertisements

ABOUT BRISTOL ROUNDUP

Bristol Roundup is a popular source for Bristol Connecticut news, events and information. The Roundup, started by Bristol resident Mike Uchalid currently has over 5,000 subscriptions and a local social media following of over 25,000 readers across multiple sites, pages and groups. The Roundup provides accurate information, events, news and so much more. We hope you enjoy the site!

MORE NEWS FROM WORDPRESS PARTNER: FOX 61

Restaurant has 1-drink limit for parents eating with children

Restaurant has 1-drink limit for parents eating with children

CLINTON, N.Y. — At the top of a New York restaurant’s menus – right next to the martini glass logo – is the rule, “One drink policy while dining with children.” Melisa Gravelle, general manager at Peddlers Bar & Bistro in Clifton, says she holds those seven words – designed to keep families safe on the road – close to her heart, according to WTEN. “We love children,” Gravelle said. “Everybody loves children and children don’t have a voice.” Gravelle says […]

Stepmom’s vows to 4-year-old future son make him cry

Stepmom’s vows to 4-year-old future son make him cry

RIPLEY, N.Y. – Many people cry at weddings, including this 4-year-old boy who will melt your heart. Gage Newville  became overwhelmed, as his new stepmother, Senior Airman Emily Leehan, read the vows she wrote especially for him. This happened Saturday, at Leehan’s wedding to US Marine Sergeant Joshua Newville in Ripley, New York. Leehan went on to say she may not have given Gage life, but life surely gave her the gift of him. The newlyweds are on active duty, so they will […]

Coding Camp in New Haven brings techies to the table

Coding Camp in New Haven brings techies to the table

NEW HAVEN — The techies have turned out and taken over City Hall. While some kids are in soccer and basketball camp this time of year, about 80 New Haven kids have flocked to the second floor of City Hall for Coding Camp. The city of New Haven has teamed up with Microsoft for the third year in a row to make the camp a reality. “They’re learning some of the latest Microsoft technologies like Hololens and Minecraft,” said Carl […]

Tuesday: Early shower, fog and drizzle

Tuesday: Early shower, fog and drizzle

Monday didn’t feel very much like July! With waves of rain and temperatures in the 60s it felt more like spring or fall! While most of the rain is done, a few lingering showers along with areas of fog and drizzle will continue tonight into Tuesday morning. Tuesday will be slightly better, but not by much. The sky will start off overcast with the chance for an isolated shower or mist. Then in the afternoon some breaks in the clouds […]