DeKalb County Board of Elections Special Meeting 10/21/20

Public Notice on Website: MEETING DEKALB COUNTY BOARD OF REGISTRTION AND ELECTIONS The DeKalb County Board of Registration and Elections will hold a Special Called Meeting on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at 9:30 AM. This meeting will be conducted via teleconference (Zoom). Simultaneous public access to the meeting will be available via livestream on DCTV’s … Continue reading DeKalb County Board of Elections Special Meeting 10/21/20

Lowndes County Faces Extreme Poll Worker Shortage 5-12-2020

Meeting Highlights from 5-12-2020  Lowndes county is 125% over budget due to the unexpected run-off locations. There are also two additional reimbursement payments for $10,000 for new equipment.  There is a shortage of poll workers: the county needs 185, but has only 38 workers. The suggested solution is to consolidate/close precincts.  There are two new … Continue reading Lowndes County Faces Extreme Poll Worker Shortage 5-12-2020

Ware County Planned Polling Location Consolidations due to Poll Worker Shortage at 5-12-20  BOE Meeting 

Ware County held their monthly Board of Elections meeting 5-12-20 virtually so the public could attend.   Key Points from Meeting The county plans to consolidate smaller polling locations due to shortage of poll workers. A new vice chairman of the board was elected. The county has been seeking 16 - 25 year olds to … Continue reading Ware County Planned Polling Location Consolidations due to Poll Worker Shortage at 5-12-20  BOE Meeting 

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

Newton County Receives 15,770 Absentee Ballot Requests, Up From Usual 200-300

Top Three Takeaways from 5-31-20 Meeting Newton County received 15,770 absentee ballot requests by 5-10-20. In a usual election, the board receives about 200 - 300 absentee ballot requests. There is an Absentee Ballot Drop box at the Newton County Administration Building, 1113 Usher Street, Covington, Georgia 30014 at the side entrance of the building. … Continue reading Newton County Receives 15,770 Absentee Ballot Requests, Up From Usual 200-300

Cherokee County Board of Elections and Registration Meeting 3-2-20

On 3-2-20 the Cherokee County Board of Elections and Registration (BOE) held their monthly meeting. The following includes notes were taken by a Peanut Gallery volunteer as a public service. Contact the Cherokee BOE for questions or official information. The Chairman of the Board and Four Board Members attended. One member of the public attended. … Continue reading Cherokee County Board of Elections and Registration Meeting 3-2-20