Long wait times frustrate voters at some election sites in B.C.

Long lines have proved frustrating for voters hoping to cast their ballots early in Prince George, B.C.

Over four days of advanced voting, people at two different polling stations have reported wait times of between 45 and 90 minutes.

Melissa Iverson showed up at the Hart Pioneer Centre Friday afternoon and started timing herself to prove to a friend how easy voting can be.

“I was going to be like, ‘Hey, it only takes a few minutes,'” she said. “And I ended up waiting about an hour.”

Iverson said workers at the election site told her the snap election was a contributing factor to the wait times, as they had been unable to recruit

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