Hampden Town Officials to Recount Ballots After Alleged Mixup

Updated 2 years ago

Hampden officials will review the more than 2,000 ballots cast last week after two voters claimed they received ballots for the wrong district.Town Manager Susan Lessard received emails from two residents who live in district two who claimed they received district one ballots.The town clerk will sort the incoming voter list to find out how many people in each district voted last Tuesday.Lessard told us they will have to wait until 5 pm Wednesday to unseal the ballots.By state law, ballots must be sealed for five days from the day they were cast.


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