Board of Elections
Notice to Voters in Houston County, Georgia
Of Intent to Process Absentee Ballots
Prior to the Closing of the Polls
For the June 9, 2020
Presidential Preference Primary General Primary
and Nonpartisan Election
Pursuant to O.C.G.A. 21-2-386(a)(1)(G)(4) and State Election Board Emergency Rule 183-1-14-0.7-15 you are hereby notified that it is the intent of the Houston County Board of Elections to begin processing paper absentee ballots cast during the June 9, 2020 Presidential Preference Primary/General Primary and Nonpartisan Election beginning at 10:00 AM on Monday, June 1, 2020 and continue until 5:00 PM daily through Friday, June 5, 2020 at the Board of Elections located at 801 Main Street, Perry. Processing paper absentee ballots will resume on Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at 10:00 AM at the Board of Election located at 801 Main Street, Perry and will continue until completed.
The early processing of absentee ballots before the closing of the polls shall be a controlled process in order to maintain the secrecy of all ballots and to protect against the collection or disclosure of any balloting information before the close of the polls at 7:00 PM on Election Day.
For additional information you may contact the Board of Election Office at (478) 987-1973. (Document here)
MARCH 24, 2020 PRESIDENTIAL PREFERENCE PRIMARY & MAY 19, 2020 GENERAL PRIMARY ELECTIONS - POSTPONED
Due to concerns over the Covid-19 Virus(Coronavirus) and current State of Emergency, the March 24, 2020 PPP Election and the May 19, 2020 General Primary has been moved to June 9, 2020.
Every vote already cast, whether by mail or in person, WILL be counted in June. Those that have not voted will vote during June Primary.
Absentee ballot drop boxes are available at:
- inside the Jernigan St. Entrance of the Government Building located at 801 Main Street in Perry
- the lobby of the County Annex Building located at 200 Carl Vinson Parkway in Warner Robins
The Board of Elections is responsible for conducting fair and impartial elections and registering citizens to vote. Elections and registration are conducted in accordance with the Georgia Election code, State Election Board Rules, Federal, and Local Laws.
To view your Sample Ballot for the June 9, 2020 Election please visit https://www.mvp.sos.ga.gov/MVP/mvp.do
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Board of Elections Office
801 Main St., Perry
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m