Dekalb County Board of Elections Meeting 08/21/20

The deadline to register to vote for the special election for congressional district 5 John Lewis’s vacated seat is August 31st. We have 10 absentee ballot drop boxes and 6 more are on the way. Only 3 will be used for the special election for congressional district 5. Did you know that the public can … Continue reading Dekalb County Board of Elections Meeting 08/21/20

Oconee County Board of Election Meeting 09/01/20

Meeting Highlights  Oconee county Early Voting will be held at the Civic CenterThe county will now have ten polling locations Farmington location and Bishop Civic Center will both be relocated to Bishop Baptist Church High Shoals and North Oconee relocated to Grace Fellowship ChurchPoll worker Training will be from October 3rd till the 10th from … Continue reading Oconee County Board of Election Meeting 09/01/20

Henry County Board of Elections Meeting 08/05/20

Board members: Chair Dr. Donna Morris-McbrideAndy CallawayArch BrownMildred SchmelzPatrick JaugstetterElection Director Armeika Pitts Meeting notes: Absentee ballot processing will begin on 8-7-20As of today we have had 2340 in person early voters7676 absentee ballot applications have been received and processed3801 absentee ballots have been completed and receivedDuring the 6-9-20 election Red Oak Church voters had … Continue reading Henry County Board of Elections Meeting 08/05/20

Richmond County Board of Elections Meeting 09/14/20

Members Present: Tim McFallsSherry T. BarnesMarcia BrownTerence DicksBob Finnegan Meeting notes: Meeting start: 6:00; Meeting end 7:00Lynn Bailey says the county has 22,300 absentee ballots that have been processed and ready to send out by September 19th,2020. Also stated that the pre-filled ballots that were mailed out were very helpful.Bailey says the county is reminding … Continue reading Richmond County Board of Elections Meeting 09/14/20

Chatham County Board of Elections Meeting 09/14/20

Meeting Highlights Some board members cite multiple problems surrounding the hand recountThe county has a new equipment warehouse Meeting is called to order There is a discussion on the table about another precinct.It is noted that it cannot be used for the election if approved What would happen if one of our locations says we can't … Continue reading Chatham County Board of Elections Meeting 09/14/20

Board of Elections Meetings for Week of 09/21/20

Monday, September 21, 2020 Crawford County, Monday, September 21, 10:00 a.m. In-Person at the CourthouseBulloch County, Monday, September 21, 1:00 p.m., In-Person Tuesday, September 22, 2020 Butts County, Tuesday, September 22, 12:00 p.m., In-PersonFayette County, Tuesday September 22, 5:00 p.m. In-PersonGwinnett County Board of Commissioners, Tuesday September 22, 7:00 p.m., In-Person. Note - check Gwinnett … Continue reading Board of Elections Meetings for Week of 09/21/20

Henry County Board of Elections Meeting 09/02/20

Boards members: Chair Donna McbrideMildred ScmelzAndy CallawayDonna Crumbley  Meeting notes: We are in talks with Stockbridge and Locust Grove to hold their city voting locations in the same place that we have our county voting locations whenever those elections are happening simultaneously. For the 8-11 election we had  13,000 ballots cast4627 did absentee ballots4567 did … Continue reading Henry County Board of Elections Meeting 09/02/20

Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 09/10/2020

Board Members: Myesha Good Milton KiddBob ProctorDaniel Zimmerman Bob Hurry Meeting notes: Meeting start 5:00 Meeting end 5:30 Plans to add 4 more drop boxes in countyWants to change bus line times in county from 8am - 8pm for poll work transportationHave processed 15,000 absentee ballots so far Meeting Starts with motion to approve agenda for meeting.Motion PassedMotion … Continue reading Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 09/10/2020

Jefferson County Board of Elections Meeting 09/09/20

Members: Chair Carolyn HuntleyRebbeca GibbonsVerna Hudson Charles MilburnWilliam Valduga Meeting Notes: A letter has been drafted on behalf of the Board to the Commissioners to get 2 drop box locations in Wadley and Wren. 10 felons were removed from the voter rolls. All 10 were notified and none of them responded. We will begin the process … Continue reading Jefferson County Board of Elections Meeting 09/09/20

Ware County Board of Election 08/14/2020

Meeting Notes: Meeting Called to Order 4:05 pmAgenda Adopted Sunday Voting Discussion Around 22,000 voters are in county Looking at a way to reduce lines. Sunday voting is brought up.Currently at some locations the board is only able to put in only 5 machines due to social distancing limitations.A board member brings up sunday voting as … Continue reading Ware County Board of Election 08/14/2020