Hurricane Irma: Lee County early voting canceled

Posted at 10:22 AM, Sep 07, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-07 10:22:14-04

LEE COUNTY, Fla.-- Early voting ahead of the primary election has been canceled in Lee County due to Hurricane Irma.

Early voting started Tuesday in Cape Coral and Fort Myers. The Supervisor of Elections has cancelled the voting period for safety reasons.

The primary is on Tuesday, September 12. Cape Coral voters are choosing a mayor and council seats in districts 1 and 4. 

Fort Myers voters are also choosing a mayor and could seats in wards 3 and 5.