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Register for meeting on disability voting rights

A Minnesota State Council on Disability (MSCOD) Town Hall on Voting Rights meeting will take place on Monday, March 18 from 1:30 to 4 p.m. at Douglas County Human Services, 809 Elm Street, Suite 1186, Alexandria.

The public can also participate via web stream or various videoconferencing sites across Minnesota.

Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie, Jeff Narabrook from Minnesota Council for Non-Profits and Jim Dickson of the American Association of People with Disabilities will be guest speakers. They will share what options are available to make sure that people with disabilities have access to the polls for election season.

The registration deadline is Thursday, March 14.

To register, visit or contact the MSCOD.

Web stream will be available in Real Player and Windows Media with a closed captioned option. Web streaming attendees will also have the opportunity to e-mail questions to during the event.