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 IMPORTANT DATES

  • DEADLINES
    • 4 - voter registration for Nov. 2 General Election
  • Election Dates
    • November 2 - General Election
  • Qualifying Candidates

Early voting for the November 2 election begins October 12 and runs through October 29. Check your county for early voting locations and times.

Voter Information

Register to Vote

Voter Registration forms are available at libraries in the Athens Regional Library System.  Please contact your library to arrange to pick one up.

Voter Registration Information - information from the Secretary of State on how to register to vote

Register to Vote Online - register to vote here, the deadline for the November 2 election is October 4

Paper Voter Registration Form - PDF fillable form to register to vote. Must be filled out, printed, and mailed.

Registered Voters

My Georgia Voter Page - registered voters can login to this site to do the following: change their voter information, get directions to their polling place, view early voting locations and times, see county registrar information, see current elected officials, and see current qualified candidates.

Advanced Voting

Absentee Ballot Request (online form) Voters can request an absentee ballot online; this is an online form and does not need to be printed or signed.

Absentee Ballot Request (paper form) Voters can fill out and print the form on this page to request an absentee ballot be mailed to your address

Advanced Voting Location Information From the Georgia Secretary of State’s Elections Division. Allows voters to look up the location and times for advance voting by county. 

Important Dates | Dates and Candidates by County | Statewide Candidates | Voter Information

BY COUNTY

●      Clarke

●      Franklin

●      Madison

●      Oconee

●      Oglethorpe

STATEWIDE

●      State House Districts (all region)

●      State Senate Districts (all region)

●      U.S. House Districts (all region)

●      U.S. Senate

Federal

●     U.S. President

Clarke

Board of Elections https://www.athensclarkecounty.com/160/Board-of-Elections

Vote for Renewal of 1% Educational Sales Tax

Candidates

  • City of Winterville
    • City Counsel
      • Bruce Johnson
      • Gary A. Snow (Incumbent)
    • For City Council (To Fill the Unexpired Term of Mary Quinn, Resigned)
      • Mark Farmer
      • Melissa Metzger

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Franklin

Board of Elections Website: https://www.franklincountyga.gov/elections-registration

Candidates

  • Canon
    • Mayor
      • Annie Wallace (Incumbent)
    • City Council
      • Dale Garner (Incumbent)
      • William Minish
      • Cullen Morgan (Incumbent)
  • Carnesville
    • City Council (two seats up for election)
      • Mike Barrett
      • Wesley Dove (Incumbent)
      • Angie Smith
  • Franklin Springs
    • Mayor
      • Lee Moore (Incumbent)
    • City Council (two seats up for election)
      • Joshua Walden
      • Tom Wilson (Incumbent)
  • Lavonia
    • Council Post 1
      • Michael Schulman (Incumbent)
      • Michelle Whitworth
    • Council Post 2
      • Jeremy Madden

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Madison

Board of Elections: http://www.mcelections.net/

Candidates

  • Board of Commissioners
    • County Commissioner, District 3
      • Melanie Dove
      • Frank May
      • Marilyn Walton

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Oconee

Board of Elections:  https://www.oconeecounty.com/247/Elections-Registration

Vote for TSPLOST (Transportation Special Sales and Use Tax)

Candidates

Town of Bishop

  • Mayor
    • Johnny Pritchett
  • Council Post 1
    • Charles (Chuck) B. Hadden
  • Council Post 2
    • Deborah Lucas
  • Council Post 3
    • Drew Kurtz
  • Council Post 4
    • Melody (Mindy) Porterfield

Town of North High Shoals

  • Mayor
    • Violet H. Dawe
  • Council Post 3
    • Eric Wright
  • Council Post 4
  •          Hilda Kurtz (Incumbent)
  • Council Post 5
    • Meagan Cundiff
    • Jared D. Strickland

City of Watkinsville

  • Mayor
    • Rebecca Billings
    • Brian J. Brodrick (Incumbent)
  • Council Post 1
    • Chuck Garrett (Incumbent)
  • Council Post 2
    • Connie L. Massey (Incumbent)
    • Carolyn A. Maultsby

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Oglethorpe

Board of Elections website https://www.oglethorpecountyga.gov/elections

There are no elections in Oglethorpe County on November 2, 2021.

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Important Dates | Dates and Candidates by County | Statewide Candidates | Voter Information

State-wide

There are no state elections for November 2, 2021.

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Other voter resources

Resources for Voters with Disabilities - resources to help voters with disabilities vote

Military and Overseas Voting Information - information for American citizens who are currently overseas on how request and submit their ballot

 

Research Issues:

BallotReady  Aggregates content from candidates’ websites, social media, press, endorsers and board of elections for comprehensive, nonpartisan information about the candidates and referendums.

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Gov Track A nonpartisan website helping the American public track legislation in the U.S. Congress and be effective advocates for their issues.

Federal Elections Commission See how candidates and committees raise and spend money in federal elections.

Fact-Checking

AllSides  Offers perspectives on topical news stories from the left, center, and from the right, plus a ‘media bias rating.'

Fact.Check.org a project of the Annenberg Public Policy Center; is non-partisan and monitors for political accuracy

Politifact.com by the Poynter Institute, fact-checks political content

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