Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 11/12/20

Members present: Myesha Good (chair), Robert Proctor, Daniel Zimmerman, Maurice HurryDirector: Milton Kidd Director Kidd reported they certified the election results Nov 10. They will begin the recountNov 13 at 9:00 am. He described the process for the recount. In response to a question fromProctor, Kidd said he’s trying to get 30 two-person teams to … Continue reading Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 11/12/20

Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 10/08/20

Chair Myesha Good David Fedack Robert Proctor Daniel Zimmerman Maurice Hurry Elections Supervisor Milton Kidd The Board of Elections Has secured grants from 2 different organizations. The Center of Technology and Civic Life for $1.6 million and The Schwarzenegger Institute on Public Policy for $99,600.We currently have 7 drop boxes for absentee ballots and will … Continue reading Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 10/08/20

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

Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 07/09/20

Members present: Myesha Good (chair), David Fedack, Robert Proctor, Daniel Zimmerman, Maurice Hurry Director: Milton Kidd MK said staff and poll workers debriefed on the primary, on July 1. A major concern was security: they had to call law enforcement to several locations because voters insisted on wearing political advertisements. He’ll will talk to law … Continue reading Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 07/09/20

Douglas Plans Rides to Polls in 5-14-2020 Meeting

Douglas County Board of Elections and Registration Held a Board Meeting on 5-14-2020   Meeting Highlights from 5-14-2020 New polling location at Woodie Fite Senior Center. There are 6 early voting locations and 25 locations on Election Day. If a voter plants to vote early early, they can schedule a ride to the poll in … Continue reading Douglas Plans Rides to Polls in 5-14-2020 Meeting

Georgia Counties Board of Elections Meeting Week of May 11, 2020

Here is this week’s list of Board of Elections Meetings. Did you know that the public can attend these meetings? Feel free to take notes or record meetings. Read more here: The Georgia Open Meetings Act. Learn about attending Board of Elections meetings and becoming a Peanut Gallery Volunteer Monitor by attending our next training … Continue reading Georgia Counties Board of Elections Meeting Week of May 11, 2020

Board of Election Meetings May 4-8, 2020

Monday, May 4 Baker County, 9 a.m., in person, Newton, Georgia Echols County, 9 a.m., in-person, 110 GA Hwy 94 E Statenville, Georgia 31648 White County, 9 a.m., TBD,  listen to WRWH radio station for updates Cherokee County, 9:30 a.m., in-person, Albert E. Stone Elections Blding, 400 E. Main St., Canton. Bibb County, 11:00 a.m. … Continue reading Board of Election Meetings May 4-8, 2020

Georgia election officials prepare for what they will do if a voter appears ill

Georgia elections officials  prepare for what they will do if a voter appears ill during  early voting in the June 9 Primary. “GPB News and the Georgia News Lab asked dozens of county supervisors how they would handle such a situation. None reported receiving any guidance from the state elections officials as of publication, leaving … Continue reading Georgia election officials prepare for what they will do if a voter appears ill

Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger announces the names of individuals recruited to the Absentee Ballot Task Force

Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger announced the names of individuals recruited to the Absentee Ballot Task Force. U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Georgia Bobby Christine: Bobby Christine worked for a decade in the District Attorney’s Office in Augusta before being appointed a judge on the Columbia County Magistrate Court, where he served … Continue reading Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger announces the names of individuals recruited to the Absentee Ballot Task Force

Important Election Dates

Elections Voter Registration Deadline Election Date Early Voting Saturday Voting Presidential Preference Primary, General Primary Election, Nonpartisan General Election, and Special Election May 11, 2020 June 9, 2020 May 18, 2020 - June 5, 2020 May 30, 2020 General Primary Runoff, Nonpartisan General Runoff, and Special Runoff Election for Local and State Offices May 11, … Continue reading Important Election Dates