ElectionGuard by Microsoft allows voters to verify that their ballots were counted. The town of Fulton was chosen to test the software and held a mock election Tuesday to try out the process before the February primary.

The city plans to apply for a $114,229 grant from the Public Service Commission’s Broadband Expansion Grant Program. The grant would cover half the $228,459 price tag to expand fiber-optic infrastructure to an industrial park and the former GM plant site.

It might take weeks or months of fine tuning, but Commercial Development has given the city a preliminary plan of how redevelopment might roll forward on the 260-acre former General Motors site.