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Ajax pledges to go 'paperless' in next municipal election

The town becomes the first municipality on the GTA to move toward computer voting terminals

The Town of Ajax is the first community in the GTA to go 'paperless' for this fall's municipal election
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This October, Ajax will become the first GTA community to go paperless for its municipal election.

Ajax will offer up advance voting by phone and online and on election day, balloting will be done on a computer terminal, rather than on paper.

Officials with the Durham Region town say the choice was made to go paperless because the move is better for the environment and more convenient.

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