State Primary Image Cast Computer Ballot Testing on August 22 at 8:30am Open to the Public

In accordance with the provisions of 950 CMR §54.02, the Town Clerk will conduct a test of the Town’s Image Cast computer balloting program on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 beginning at 8:30 A.M. in the Selectmen’s Meeting Room at 120 Main Street.  The testing is open to the public.
The test shall incorporate a “test deck” of optical scanner ballots for the September 4, 2018 State Primary Election.  Precinct 1-4, Precinct 5, and Precinct 6-8 ballots including absentee ballots marked in such a way as to adequately test the computer program; demonstrate rejection of over voted ballots; and test any other contents of the program which may have a bearing upon the accuracy of the count.   
The test shall include an audit of the accuracy of the test count.
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North Andover is now using Smart911 for emergency alerts and notifications. 

What is Alerts powered by Smart911?
Alerts powered by Smart911 is North Andover’s official emergency alert and notification system. This system is used to send alerts to the public during emergencies. Alerts powered by Smart911 is a free service that allows you to sign up online to receive customized alerts via text message, email, and voice message. Most home landlines are already loaded into the system. In addition to emergency alerts, you can also choose to receive customizable community notifications. This service is provided by North Andover at no cost to the public; however, message and data rates may apply. Read More…
 
How does Smart911 work?
Smart911 allows citizens to provide the additional details that 9-1-1 call takers may need in order to assist them during an emergency. When you dial 9-1-1 today, the information received by the 9-1-1 call center can be limited based on the type of phone you are using. With Smart911, anytime you make an emergency call from a phone registered with your Safety Profile, the 9-1-1 systems recognize your phone number and automatically display your profile on the screen of the call taker who receives your call. Read More…