Online Voting Clicks With Residents in Ajax; Turnout Jumps 17% With GTA’s First Paperless Ballot

Ajax residents had it easy in the latest municipal election. They could simply click and vote. And yet only 30.4 per cent of them did.

At first glance, one could call the election results a disappointment. But Nicole Wellsbury, manager of legislative services and deputy clerk, said the turnout was up significantly from years past.