Some registered voters say they fear that the location of early voting poll sites could be prohibitive for some voters, and ultimately affect turnout.

Reports of long lines at polling sites in the borough over the weekend, and indications of smooth operations during early voting on Tuesday afternoon, could obscure a deeper problem—people who would be out there making the lines even longer, but encounter obstacles.


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