Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 04/08/21

Members present: Myesha Good (chair), David Fedack (vice-chair), Robert Proctor, Maurice Hurry, Steven Sutton Director: Milton Kidd Office operations report M. Kidd reported a signature verification project, done by the University of Georgia and Secretary of State’s Office, has begun. They are verifying signatures on the absentee ballot applications.Kidd reported SB 202 passed in the … Continue reading Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 04/08/21

Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 03/12/21

Members present: Myesha Good (chair), Robert Proctor, Maurice Hurry Director: Milton Kidd Operations report from Milton Kidd They have added office space, paid for with grant funds, to house temporary staff during larger elections.On March 5, they attended a regional meeting with the Secretary of State’s Office:  SOS staff said because Census data won’t be … Continue reading Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 03/12/21

Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting Notes 02/11/21

Members present: Myesha Good (chair), Robert Proctor, Maurice Hurry Director: Milton Kidd Operations report—Director Kidd reported:  They are working on a backlog of transfer applications of voters who have moved in or out of the county; They worked with two cities posting qualifying fees for the November elections; They are putting into place an online program for … Continue reading Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting Notes 02/11/21

Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 01/14/21

Members present: Myesha Good (chair), Robert Proctor, Daniel Zimmerman, Maurice Hurry, David Fedack Director: Milton Kidd Staff reported no felon hearings, 54 letters mailed, no returnsOffice operations: Kidd reported 62,444 persons voted in the run-off, 13,777 on election day, 32705 voted in person, 15,904 absentee votesOld business: noneNew business: noneBoard member concerns: none Did you … Continue reading Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 01/14/21

Douglas County Specially-Called Board of Elections Meeting 12/22/20

Members present: Myesha Good—Chair, David Fedack, Robert Proctor, Daniel Zimmerman, Maurice Hurry Director: Milton Kidd Attorney for County—David Cole Milton Kidd told the board a challenge to 2,535 voters had been made by Cesar Gonzalez in an email. After contacting Gonzalez, a follow-up email and a thumb drive was sent. The follow-up was from Cindy … Continue reading Douglas County Specially-Called Board of Elections Meeting 12/22/20

Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 12/10/20

Members present: Myesha Good (chair), Robert Proctor, Daniel Zimmerman, Maurice Hurry, David Fedack Director: Milton Kidd Milton Kidd reported they had sent out over 16,000 ballots. He gave an update on the early voting sites and dates.Kidd reported they received $565,000 in grant funds for poll workers during early voting and election day, office staff, … Continue reading Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 12/10/20

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 08/13/20

Members present: Myesha Good (chair), David Fedack, Robert Proctor, Daniel Zimmerman, Maurice Hurry Director: Milton Kidd (MK) New business—MK had a staff member read a letter sent to BOE from Democrats in the Douglas County legislative delegation: They requested that the BOE consider increasing access to absentee ballots by 1) mailing applications to all voters, … Continue reading Douglas County Board of Elections Meeting 08/13/20