MACHINES AND THE SALES TAX VOTE

Richland County has not said how many voting machines it provided per precinct on Election Day. Here, based on voter reports, The State has compiled anecdotal information indicating that precincts throughout the county and on both sides of the penny sales

November 13, 2012 

Precinct Number of machinesNumber required by law Sales tax vote at this precinct
Ward 10 (A.C. Moore Elementary)35.8442 “yes”326 “no”
Ward 13 (Rosewood Elementary) 4 7.9 527 “yes” 524 “no”
Ward 34 (Pinehurst Park) 3 (two were working) 4.8 214 “yes”192 “no”
Arcadia (Forest Lake Park Gym) 46.2 383 “yes” 445 “no”
Keenan (Sanders Middle School) 4 7.4455 “yes,” 362 “no”
Meadowfield Elementary School 67316 “yes,” 609 “no”
Spring Valley West (Jewish Community Center) 6 (five were working)10.7551 “yes,” 494 “no”
Dutch Fork #2 (Dutch Fork Middle School) 4 (three were working)12490 “yes,” 934 “no”
Hampton (South Kilbourne Elementary 4 (two were working)7460 “yes,” 360 “no”
North Forest Acres (Trenholm Park) 3 (two were working) 5.5297 “yes,” 427 “no”
Skyland (Skyland Drive Bible Church) 3 (two were working) 4.8299 “yes,” 230 “no”
Oak Pointe (Oak Pointe Elementary) 8 (five were working at 10 a.m.)12639 “yes” 936 “no”
Pine Lakes (Lower Richland Fire Station) 5 (four were working) 10.6 752 “for” 413 “no”

NOTE: Penny sales tax votes are unofficial results; information on voting machines required per precinct provided by county election commission

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