Some absentee ballots that included the election for Georgia State Senate 46th District listed a candidate's name who qualified as a write-in candidate but should not have appeared on the ballot. Voters have been sent corrected ballots and instructions. Read on...
The Athens-Clarke County Board of Elections manages voter registration and conducts all elections held in Athens-Clarke County (including the city of Winterville). The board uses the Georgia Elections Code, Georgia State Election Board rules, and U.S. Justice Department regulations as guidelines.
In carrying out its duties, the Board of Elections strives to be of service to every citizen by being fair, nondiscriminatory, and informed on all election laws and legislative changes that will affect their duties and responsibilities to the public.
You can contact the Board of Elections by phone, fax, or email. Please direct your email inquiries to Charlotte Sosebee, Cora Wright or Wanda Raley.