Primary Election today in three Allegany County towns only for party and town council positions

Enrolled party members in only three Allegany County towns will vote during today’s Primary Election.

In the Town of Wirt, Alice J. Dunbar and Rob Mannix are running in a Republican-only primary for a ballot position in the Tuesday, November 5, General Election to fill a vacancy on the Wirt Town Board.

In the Town of Hume, only Republicans will choose two members to the county party committee from a choice of Christopher L. Austin, Darlene M. Mason, and Debra A. Wagner.

In the Town of Belfast, only Democrats will choose two members to their party committee from a choice of Lynn Thompson, Mary Abraham and Gwen Ashford.

Local polls are open until 9PM today.

Contest results, along with information on polling places, absentee and military voting registration for the fall General Election, and other election items are available on the Allegany County Board of Elections website at or at (585) 268-9295.