A local group of pastors plans to offer early voters free rides to the polls beginning Tuesday.
The Coalition of Concerned Clergy, Community Leaders and Citizens, will provide the rides on Tuesdays and Thursdays until the Nov. 6 election. The schedule, pick-up days and locations may change, based on demand.
The initial schedule is:
*9 a.m. and 1 p.m., the W.O.M.B., 915 E. Market St.
*9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., East Akron Community House, 550 S. Arlington St.
*10 a.m. and 2 p.m., North Hill library branch, 183 E. Cuyahoga Falls Ave.
*10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., Maple Valley library branch, 1187 Copley Road.
*11 a.m. and 3 p.m., Vern Odom library branch, 600 Vern Odom Blvd.
In-person early voting will be offered at the Summit board, 470 Grant St., and other boards until Monday, Nov. 5, the day before the election.
For more information on the rides, call 330-299-VOTE (8683).