Voters in Richmond County have many options available to them for casting their ballot in the Dec. 4 General Election Runoff.
Advance Voting will begin Tuesday, Nov. 27 and will continue through Friday, Nov. 30, 2018 in the Beazley Room at the Municipal Building at 535 Telfair Street; at the Diamond Lakes Regional Park at 4335 Windsor Spring Road; at the Brigham Community Center at 2463 Golden Camp Road; and at the Warren Road Recreation Center at 300 Warren Road. Voting hours will be 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily.
All voters voting in person during Advance Voting must provide one of the six acceptable forms of photo identification prior to casting a ballot. There is no Saturday Voting during a runoff and there will be no voting the Monday prior to the election.
Voting by mail is in progress now. Interested voters may apply by submitting a written request to the Board of Elections Office at 535 Telfair Street, Suite 500, Augusta, Georgia, 30901, by fax at 706-821- 2814 or by email at email@example.com.
Voters who cast an absentee ballot by mail do not have to provide a reason for voting by mail. In order to be counted, voted mail-in ballots must be received by the Board of Elections Office not later than 7 p.m. the date of the Election.
Election Day Voting will occur from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. Dec. 4. Voters should report to their home precinct in order to vote on Election Day. All polling locations in Augusta- Richmond County will be open. All voters voting in person on Election Day must provide one of the six acceptable forms of photo identification prior to casting a ballot.
Only those voters who were registered and eligible to vote in the Nov. 6 General Election are eligible to vote in the runoff. Voters who did not vote at all on Nov. 6 are eligible to participate in the runoff Dec. 4.
Sample ballots will be available at all voting sites and may be previewed at www.mvp.sos.ga.gov or at the Board of Elections website at www.augustaga.gov/vote. For more information, please contact the Board of Elections Office at 706-821-2340 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.