Forsyth County Board of Elections Polling Place Change Announcement 09/15/20

CHANGE OF POLLING PLACE LOCATIONS: Notice is hereby given to all voters in the Social Circle Voting Precinct that, as provided by Official Code of Georgia Annotated 21-2-265, the Walton County Board of Elections, acting as the Superintendent of Elections, has moved the place for casting votes in said precinct from the Social Circle Community … Continue reading Forsyth County Board of Elections Polling Place Change Announcement 09/15/20

Forsyth County Board of Voter Registrations and Elections 09/01/20

Meeting notes: Agenda  Call Meeting to OrderPledge of AllegianceAdoption of Minutes Old BusinessNew Election Equipment: UpdatesGenerator for Elections buildingPolling Place ADA complianceDisaster Recovery discussionElection equipment and contingency planning Media in the polling placeRecap of additional budget requests for the remainder of the 2020 election cycleDiscussion of preparations for the November 3, 2020 General ElectionNew BusinessPlans for communicating … Continue reading Forsyth County Board of Voter Registrations and Elections 09/01/20

Forsyth County Board of Elections Meeting 08/04/20

Board Members: Chair Barbara LuthCarla RadzikinasMathew BlenderJoel NattDirector of elections: Mandi Smith Meeting notes: M.S: Over 1600 absentee ballots have been mailed to our office and over 600 have early voted so far for the 8-11-20 runoff. We do have enough poll workers for the 8-11-20 election.These early voting locations will be open for all … Continue reading Forsyth County Board of Elections Meeting 08/04/20

Forsyth County Board of Elections Meeting 08/04/20

Board Members: Chair Barbara LuthCarla RadzikinasMathew BlenderJoel Natt Director of elections: Mandi Smith Meeting Notes: M.S: Over 1600 absentee ballots have been mailed to our office and over 600 have early voted so far for the 8-11-20 runoff. We do have enough poll workers for the 8-11-20 election. These early voting locations will be open … Continue reading Forsyth County Board of Elections Meeting 08/04/20

Forsyth County Board of Elections Meeting 05/05/20

Nothing extraordinary in this week’s BOE meeting.  The changing of the primary election dates is really screwing things up for the BOE. Here are my observations: The SoS office wants to ship more equipment to the Forsyth BOE but they do not have enough room.  This seems to be a problem with other BOE’s as … Continue reading Forsyth County Board of Elections Meeting 05/05/20

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