FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 30, 2004
City encourages employees and citizens to vote
At today’s City Council legislative session, Resolution No. 041102 was approved to encourage citizens to register to vote and to vote in the upcoming November election.
To assist in this effort, the City will set up booths at the following City facilities to give employees and other citizens of Kansas City, Mo., an opportunity to register to vote. The sites selected are:
Health Department, 2400 Troost Ave.
Aviation Department, 601 Brasilia Ave.
Public Works Department, 5300 Municipal Ave.
Parks and Recreation Department, 4600 E. 63rd St.
Water Services Department, 4800 E. 63rd St.
Parks and Recreation Department, Westport Roanoke Community Center, 3601 Roanoke Road
City Hall, Rotunda, 414 E. 12th St.
Municipal Court, first floor, 1101 Locust St.
The booths will be open Monday, Oct. 4 and Tuesday, Oct. 5 from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.; and Wednesday, Oct. 6 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.
“Voting is participatory democracy at its best and we are hopeful that everyone will be a part of what America must be all about,” said Councilman Alvin Brooks, 6th District-at-Large. Brooks sponsored the resolution.
No electioneering or sponsoring of any candidates will be done at these or any other City sites.