MANATEE -- Manatee Countys supervisor of elections plans to send out new registration cards to all 208,000 voters to alert them to new precinct locations, at a cost of between $80,000 and $100,000, he said Tuesday.
"Yes, its all 208,000 voters, said Supervisor Mike Bennett. Well spread it out over, probably, I guess, a week ... by end of next week, all should be out.
The elections office staff Tuesday was printing and addressing the new, red, white and blue registration cards, Bennett said.
As part of the mailing, elections officials also will send out information about new early voting sites and instructions about how to sign up to vote by mail, he said.