Elk County Elections Board changes Johnsonburg poling locations

Brian Stockman
Staff Writer

The Elk County Board of Elections met after the regular Elk County Commissioners Meeting on Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Courthouse Annex in Ridgway.  
Present at the meeting were all three commissioners, Dan Freeburg, Janis Kemmer, and Matt Quesenberry, Lee Neureiter, chief clerk, Samantha Beaver, deputy clerk, Solicitor Tom Wagner and Kimberly S. Frey, director of elections.
Quesenberry, Kemmer, and Neureiter are not members of the election board this year as they are running or have run for election.
Freeburg serves as chairperson, with Tyler Daniels and James M. Abbey as voting members.
Frey gave an update on the new voting equipment purchased by the county. Elk County set aside the over $500,000 needed to purchase the equipment in the 2019 budget. They will be delivered on August 26.