Lincoln County Board Meeting Adjourns Prematurely Due to Citizens’ Vocal Disagreement With Precinct Consolidation Plan

On Wednesday, January 19 several Lincoln County residents confronted their acting Board of Elections Members to express their discontent with the Board's intention to eliminate 6 of the county's 7 currently active polling locations, forcing all residents to travel to Lincolnton to vote. The meeting room overfilled its capacity, and the meeting's attendees were primarily … Continue reading Lincoln County Board Meeting Adjourns Prematurely Due to Citizens’ Vocal Disagreement With Precinct Consolidation Plan

Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 11/10/21

Members present: Myesha Good (chair), Robert Proctor, Kevin Evans, Maurice Hurry, Kelly Cobb Director: Milton Kidd The board approved the minutes for the October meeting and minutes for the November 5 certification meeting.  Felon hearings—staff reported they sent out 22 letters to individuals, stating they have 30 days to show they have completed restitution in … Continue reading Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 11/10/21

Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 12/09/21

Members present: Myesha Good (chair), Maurice Hurry (vice-chair), Robert Proctor, Kevin Evans,  Kelly Cobb Director: Milton Kidd Agenda—A motion by R. Proctor to approve the agenda, seconded by M. Hurry. Motion passed with K. Cobb voting “nay.” Minutes approved unanimously. Kidd asked the chair if the members could send an email confirming their votes on … Continue reading Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 12/09/21

Whitfield County Board of Elections Meeting 11/11/21

Members present: Carol Byers, Rob Cowan Registrar: Mary Hammontree R. Cowan chaired the meeting.  1. Municipal elections—M. Hammontree reported the municipal elections went well. There were 40 absentee ballots with no duplication. There were elections in Varnell and Dalton, and the turnout was much lower than normal in both cities. She said Varnell had a … Continue reading Whitfield County Board of Elections Meeting 11/11/21

Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 10/14/21

Members present: Myesha Good (chair), Robert Proctor, Kevin Evans Director: Milton Kidd Office operations Staff reported they had received 83 applications for absentee ballots. A few were rejected for addresses not matching registration, living out of a district holding elections, or for using an old form. Staff mailed current forms to those submitting incorrect forms.New … Continue reading Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 10/14/21

Greene County Board of Elections Meeting 10/13/21

Present: Ted Baker, Chair Bob Lofgren, Republican member Via phone - Helen Smith, Democratic member  Kathleen Coines-Meyers, County Elections Supervisor Meeting called to order by Chairman Ted Baker at 5PM. Motion by Bob Lofgren to adopt the agenda for the meeting was seconded by Helen Smith and approved. Supervisors Report: Kathleen Coines-Meyers introduced Vanessa Brown … Continue reading Greene County Board of Elections Meeting 10/13/21

Lumpkin County Board of Elections Meeting 09/21/21

Gold Rush/Early Voting Conflict:  Meeting with Dahlonega Jaycees, Sheriff’s Office, City of Dahlonega & Mrs. Sheppard/Mrs. Krull representing BOE.  The decision was made to close a street and make a specific one-way street two-way for the Saturday of the Gold Rush Parade.  The decision was it was too difficult to adjust the parade route so … Continue reading Lumpkin County Board of Elections Meeting 09/21/21

Floyd County Board of Elections Meeting 09/14/21

County Administration Building Board Chair Melanie Conrad called the meeting to order at 12:01 p.m.  The board then went into executive session to discuss personnel and real estate matters.   The meeting resumed public session at approximately 12:30 p.m.  Chair Conrad announced that no decisions were made during the executive  session. Vote: Minutes of August 10th … Continue reading Floyd County Board of Elections Meeting 09/14/21

Fulton County Board of Elections Meeting 09/09/21

Approval of AgendaWingate motions to add to OB a business process review to be tabled pending state investigation. Seconded by Crawford. Set as Agenda item 5. Ruth moves to add a Call for E-splost Special Election. Seconded by Wingate. Set as agenda 6.  Communications / Public response Summary: Five speakers were present at the meeting, their complaints were … Continue reading Fulton County Board of Elections Meeting 09/09/21

Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 09/09/21

Members present: Myesha Good (chair), Maurice Hurry, Robert Proctor Director: Milton Kidd Office operations M. Kidd reported he and staff attended training provided by the Georgia Association of Elections and Voter Registration Officials, starting August 28.A staff member reported they have received and verified ballot proofs for the November election. A staff person reported they do … Continue reading Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 09/09/21