Election officials for Maumelle’s Second Precinct, from left, Charlene Allen, Kathleen Kafka (rear), Beverly Alberson, and Carol Slaymaker, assist voter Martha Nwokoro at the Jess Odom Community Center Tuesday, Oct. 9 as she cast her vote in the special election on three bond issues referred to the voters by the Maumelle City Council. City Clerk Joshua Clausen said early voting was heavier than usual but from what he’d seen up until 5 p.m. on Tuesday, turnout was light. (Bill Lawson photo)