Early voting runs April 28 through May 16

Primary/municipal elections voting sites expand later



NORTH FULTON, Ga. – Fulton County voters will be able to take advantage of the early voting period for the May 20 primary/municipal election. Early voting will begin April 28 and run until May 16. Sample ballots can be viewed at http://fultoncountyga.gov/candidate-information.

Voters must present an acceptable form of photo identification, as required by Georgia law.

During early voting, any voter may cast their ballot at any early voting location.

Early voting sites, dates and hours

During the first week of early voting, seven sites will be available countywide. During the final two weeks of early voting, 19 sites will be available countywide.

In addition, voting will be available on two Saturdays.

For the first two weeks of early voting, polling hours will be 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., including Saturday voting.

In the final week, voting hours will be Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

North Fulton poll sites open from April 28 to May 16 are:

• Johns Creek Environmental Campus

• North Fulton Service Center

• Fulton County Government Center

North Fulton poll sites open May 5 through May 16 are:

• Ocee Library

• Northeast/Spruill Oaks Library

• Roswell Library

• Old Milton High School

• Sandy Springs Library

Absentee ballots requests

Friday, May 16, is the last day to request an absentee ballot for the May 20 election. Voters do not have to provide a reason for voting absentee by mail.

To request an absentee ballot online, download an absentee ballot application from the Department of Registration and Elections website. To make a request by phone, call 404-612-7060 to request that an absentee ballot application be mailed to you. You can also request and complete an absentee ballot application in person at any of the three Fulton County Department of Registration and Elections offices.

Voters can also write a letter requesting an absentee ballot. The letter must include all of the following: name and date of the election, the voter’s name, address as registered, date of birth, address where the ballot is to be mailed, daytime phone number (optional) and voter’s signature.

Mail absentee ballot application or letter requesting an absentee ballot to: Fulton County Registration and Elections, Attn: Absentee Ballot, 130 Peachtree St., SW, Suite 2186, Atlanta, Ga. 30303.

Fax the letter or application to 404-730-8839.

All absentee ballots must be returned to the Department of Registration and Elections no later than 7 p.m. on election day, May 20.

JC 04-24-14

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