County auditor to speak at meeting

Staff Writer
Tri-County Times

Get inside information on voting in Story County and in Iowa on Thursday, May 19, from 7-8:30 p.m. in the Farwell T. Brown Auditorium at Ames Public Library on 515 Douglas Ave. County Auditor Lucy Martin will share her perspectives with the League of Women Voters of Ames and Story County, their guests and interested members of the public. Lucy Martin has been auditor and commissioner of elections in our county since 2011. She is especially interested in developing creative approaches to student registration and voting, and in coordinating the initiatives of her office with a range of community groups. The presentation will also touch on how the league’s new project Vote411.org revolutionizes voter education, especially for new voters. The meeting will be the last general meeting of the season for the LWV of Ames and Story County. This event is free and open to the public. For information, go to www.LWVAmesStory.org or visit the league’s Facebook page.