Voting has always been important in the United States. The Constitution has been amended 27 times. The Bill of Rights was added in 1791 and 47% of the remaining amendments address voting issues. With citywide elections coming up April 5, it is time to mark your calendar and plan to vote.
Who: All registered voters
What: 2011 Glendale Municipal Elections
Why: Choose two City Council members, two board members, two community college trustees and decide on Measure S
When: 7 a.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday, April 5
Where: At your neighborhood polling place. To locate your polling place, (818) 548-4000 or glendalevotes.org
Wisdom: Candidate information is available in the Glendale News-Press, in sample-ballot statements, at candidate forums, on candidate websites and GTV6.