The Nov. 5 election will be his second as director. The office also has a new deputy director, hired this spring, following the departure of long-time deputy director Pam Calendine.
Higgins said the referendum question will be removed from voting machines scheduled for use in precincts in Troy’s six voting wards. Because the machines were prepared already for the election with a logic and accuracy test of operations, a sample of the machines will go through another logic and accuracy test after the change is made.
The county commission has approved the Trafalgar Corp.’s application to rezone 50 acres owned by the Geisinger family along Monroe-Concord Road from agricultural to single-family residential since 1985. Each vote to rezone has been rejected by voters in referendums.