OAKLAND COUNTY, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) — The Oakland County Clerk and Elections Division is planning to conduct a Public Accuracy Test next week, ahead of the Aug. 2 primary election.

The test will be 9 a.m. on Monday, July 24 at the Oakland County Board of Canvassers Training Room (Oakland County Courthouse, 1200 N. Telegraph Road, Pontiac).

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“The Public Accuracy Test is one of the many ways the security, accuracy, and transparency of our electoral process is ensured,” Oakland County Clerk Lisa Brown said in a statement.

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“The equipment being tested will be used on Election Day to count the absentee ballots cast in nineteen Oakland County communities. The testing is also a great opportunity for members of the public to learn and observe the process.”

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