HARTFORD, Conn.—Residents wanting to vote in Connecticut's municipal elections are facing their final deadline to register with local officials.
Eligible voters have until Tuesday to sign up in person at their local Registrar of Voters offices, which will be open until 8 p.m. The majority of the state's 169 cities and towns will hold municipal elections on Nov. 8.
Secretary of the State Denise Merrill is urging people to register to vote. She said cities and towns across the state are facing crucial budgetary and educational issues.
She has also said that anyone who wants a say in the future of their communities should make sure they meet Tuesday's deadline to qualify to vote.