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

Lumpkin County Board of Elections Meeting 08/17/21

Present:  Ben English & Dottie Krull (Chair) – Republican Seats; Peri Gorden & John Webb – Democratic Seats; Elections Manager – Rhonda Sheppard Lumpkin County has a Gold Rush Parade Saturday, Oct. 16, which is an early voting day. The parade route at this point will delay people getting in to vote that day for … Continue reading Lumpkin County Board of Elections Meeting 08/17/21

Lumpkin County Board of Elections Meeting 07/28/21

Date: Time  July 28, 2021, 9:01 AM  Lumpkin County Elections & Voter Registration, 56 Short Street, Dahlonega 30533 Present:  Jim Lovell Replaced by Ben English & Dottie Krull (Chair) – Republican Seats; Peri Gorden & John Webb – Democratic Seats; Elections Manager – Rhonda Sheppard – Newly appointed and first meeting. Others: Jim Lovell resigned … Continue reading Lumpkin County Board of Elections Meeting 07/28/21

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

Lumpkin County Board of Elections Meeting 12/17/19

In attendance:  From BoE:  Ashley Peck (Elections Supervisor): present, presiding  Jim Lovell (R): present  John Webb (D): present  Dottie Krull (R): present  Sallie Sorohan (D): present  From the Public:  Judy Kreps, Dahlonega  General  - Past BoE meeting minutes are posted on Lumpkin County Gov’t website:  http://lumpkincountyga.iqm2.com/Citizens/Calendar.aspx  - Meeting agenda posted here: http://lumpkincountyga.iqm2.com/Citizens/Default.aspx  Key Issues Arising:  … Continue reading Lumpkin County Board of Elections Meeting 12/17/19

Lumpkin County Board of Elections 11/19/19

In attendance:  From BoE:  Ashley Peck (Elections Supervisor): present, presiding  Jim Lovell (R): present  John Webb (D): present  Dottie Krull (R): absent   Sallie Sorohan (D): absent  From the Public:  Judy Kreps, Dahlonega  General  - Past BoE meeting minutes are posted on Lumpkin County Gov’t website:  http://lumpkincountyga.iqm2.com/Citizens/Calendar.aspx  - Meeting agenda posted here:   http://lumpkincountyga.iqm2.com/Citizens/FileOpen.aspx?Type=1&ID=1240&Inline=Tr ue  Key Issues … Continue reading Lumpkin County Board of Elections 11/19/19

Lumpkin County Board of Elections Meeting 11/11/19

In attendance:From BoE:Ashley Peck (Elections Supervisor): present, presidingJim Lovell (R): presentJohn Webb (D): presentDottie Krull (R): absentSallie Sorohan (D): absentFrom the Public:Judy Kreps, Dahlonega General Past BoE meeting minutes are posted on Lumpkin County Gov’t website:http://lumpkincountyga.iqm2.com/Citizens/Calendar.aspxMeeting agenda posted here:http://lumpkincountyga.iqm2.com/Citizens/FileOpen.aspx?Type=1&ID=1240&Inline=TrueKey Issues Arising:EO remains uninformed by SoS on:1) when new machines will arrive;2) which backup battery systems … Continue reading Lumpkin County Board of Elections Meeting 11/11/19