The El Paso County Clerk and Recorder's office has announced it will open voter centers at 7:30 on Friday and Monday to accommodate the throngs of early voters experienced today.

Here is the entire release:

Clerk and Recorder Wayne Williams announced that the three busiest Voter Service and Polling Centers will open early, at 7:30 a.m., Friday, September 6, and Monday, September 9, for the Senate District 11 Recall Election.

"We have closely watched the number of voters and are impressed with the enthusiasm of the electorate," said Wayne Williams. "Our largest number of voters arrived in the morning and many were in line before we opened. To better serve our citizens, we will be open earlier on both Friday and Monday."

Voters who live in Senate District 11 can vote at any of three locations 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. on Friday and Monday, as well as from 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday. The three locations are:

the Citizens Service Center on garden of the Gods Road, the Southeast Powers Branch near the intersection of Powers Boulevard and Airport Road and Centennial Hall, at the intersection of Cascade and Vermijo avenues.

Three additional VSPC sites will be open Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 9 and 10, giving voters a choice of 7 locations where they may vote. On the last election day, Tuesday, Sept. 10, all VSPCs will be open 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.