County Allocations Available for Elections Funding
The Secretary of State’s Office recently released a memo detailing the funds available to counties through the 2018-19 State Budget Act and the federal Help America Vote Act (HAVA). These much-needed funds will assist counties modernize their voting systems, improve security, and enhance election technology.
The memo includes an explanation of how to access the funds and also provides a chart with county-by-county allocations. Counties should be reminded that money provided in the state budget will require a dollar-for-dollar match on a reimbursement basis.