November 7, 2006
Hundreds of voters wait in line to cast ballots Tuesday afternoon at the Steamboat Pilot and Today, one of eight voting centers in Routt County. Some voters waited as long as four hours. The last ballot at the Pilot and Today was cast at 11 p.m.
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Monger: More machines, vote centers needed
County officials said Wednesday that more electronic voting machines and more vote centers will be needed for future elections in Routt County.
Rputt County voters wait hours to cast ballots
Laura Hetrick earned her "I Voted" sticker. Hetrick spent nearly two hours in line Tuesday, waiting to vote in a midterm election that not only involved a lengthy ballot with numerous local and statewide races, but also was the biggest test yet for the Routt County's new electronic voting system.
Following are comments of residents who waited in line for hours to vote Tuesday: