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Macon-Bibb County Board of Elections Meeting August

Members Present

Meeting is called to order

Executive Session

Old Business: NONE

New Business

Poll worker complaints about the boys and girls club not having air conditioning. The board notes that the county will be contacted about possibly getting funds to rectify this. A letter for this purpose is being drafted

Staff Report

103, 921 Active voters

11, 376 Inactive Voters

115,297 Total

Polling Location Audit of 3 locations lead to findings of 26 missing ballots at one location and two at another.

Public Comments:

Speaker: Can you explain to me how these ballots are missing? I’m assuming this will be discussed at another meeting. Do you know whose ballots are missing?

Response: Yes mam

Speaker: I’m concerned about the claims of double voting. The missing ballot creates that opportunity.

Meeting adjourned

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