ELECTION DAY - MAY 22, 2018 GENERAL PRIMARY ELECTION & SPECIAL ELECTION

UNOFFICIAL RESULTS FROM TUESDAY’S VOTING

  • Results are not deemed official until the Georgia Secretary of State Office certifies the election.

Click here to view Results for May 22, 2018.

Election 2018: Federal - State - Local - May 22nd

Board of Elections

Address: 2525 Pio Nono Avenue, Suite 1200 Macon, Georgia 31206 Phone: (478) 621 6622 Fax: (478) 621-6119 Please submit all Absentee Ballot Application request by fax to (478) 621-6119, by email to absentee@maconbibb.us.   Do not submit absentee ballot application requests to the Elections Supervisor.  Thank you! Mail Absentee Ballot request to: P.O. Box 6297  Macon, GA 31208 Voters may vote in person at the Macon-Bibb County Board of Elections office located at 2525 Pio Nono Avenue, Suite 1200, Macon, GA  31206  Voter Search Information for Georgia Regisration.Board of Elections Members and Meeting Schedule

URL: Welcome to the Macon-Bibb County Board of Elections The Board of Elections consists of a five member Board. Two members are appointed by the Republican Party – Two members by the Democratic Party – A fifth member shall be appointed by the Macon-Bibb County Commission from a list of nominees voted on by a majority of the four partisan appointees. Members are appointed for two year terms. Board Meetings are held the third Thursday** of each month at 4:00 p.m. at the Macon-Bibb County Board of Elections Office located at 2525 Pio Nono Ave. Suite 1200, Macon, GA 31206. The Board of Elections consists of a five member Board. Two members are appointed by the Republican Party – Two members by the Democratic Party – A fifth member shall be appointed by the Macon-Bibb County Commission from a list of nominees voted on by a majority of the four partisan appointees. Members are appointed for two year terms. Board Meetings are held the third Thursday** of each month at 4:00 p.m. at the Macon-Bibb County Board of Elections Office located at 2525 Pio Nono Ave, Suite 1200 Macon, GA 31206. **In months which an election is held the Board Meetings are held at 5:30 PM on the Friday following the election. ** Please Note,:Meetings are subject to change, please call 478-621-6622 to verify date and time.

ELECTION DAY – MAY 22, 2018 GENERAL PRIMARY  & SPECIAL ELECTION

Unofficial Results for the General Primary, Nonpartisan, and Special Commission District 1 election

  • Results are not deemed official until the Georgia Secretary of State Office certifies the election.

Click here to view Results for May 22, 2018

Remember, In Macon-Bibb County: ‘Every Vote Matters!’

SPECIAL ELECTION – COMMISSION SEAT DISTRICT 1

Unofficial results from Tuesday’s non-partisan special election held in Macon-Bibb County, Georgia on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 to elect a commissioner to fill the unexpired term of Commissioner Gary Bechtel for Macon-Bibb County Commission District 1 did not provide a winner meeting the legally required 50% plus one vote majority. After the Secretary of State’s Office certifies the aforementioned results, as required by (O.C.G.A. 21-2-501) a run-off election will be held on June 19, 2018 (including a period of Advance Early Voting). Please check back to this website (and local media outlets) regarding the names of top two qualified finishers and the exact dates of Advance Early Voting.  Polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Election Day. Information concerning requests for absentee ballot applications can be found on this website and at Georgia’s My Voter Page.

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URLHow To Vote in Macon-Bibb County

How To Vote in Macon-Bibb County

Qualifications for Registering and Voting (NOTE: False information on a registration is a felony.)

  1. A citizen of the United States.
  2. At least 18 years of age on date of election; 17 ½ at registration.
  3. A resident of Georgia (Bibb County). No standard length of residency is required.
  4. No felony conviction – unless rights have been restored.
  5. Mentally sound.

Voter Registration forms are available at: Board of Elections 2525 Pio Nono Avenue, Ste 1200, Macon, Georgia 31206 Mon-Fri   8:30 am to 5:30 pm Phone: (478) 621-6622 Fax:    (478) 621-6119 Macon-Bibb County Government Center 700 Poplar Street Macon, Ga 31201 Mon-Fri    8:30 am to 5:30 pm Phone: (478) 751-7400 All Public Libraries Department Family & Children Services Drivers License Bureau Registration is permanent if you: (A voter must vote once every three years to remain active)

Notify the Board of Elections of a change of address within Bibb County. Notify the Board of Elections if you change your name. (NOTE: Upon registration in Bibb County, previous registration will be cancelled.) A separate registration for city elections is not required.

Registration Deadlines Voter registration cutoff is always thirty (30) days before date of primaries or general elections. Date varies for special elections.

URLVoter Identification Requirements and Information

VOTER ID REFERENCE SHEET

Voters who cast their votes in person must show one of six forms of photo identification. If the voter votes BY MAIL, they DO NOT need a photo ID. Photo ID rules ONLY APPLY to IN-PERSON voting by absentee, advance voting or at the polling place on Election Day.

  • A current or expired Georgia driver’s license (or Department of Driver Services identification card);
  • A valid United States military photo identification card;
  • A valid photo identification card issued by any branch, department agency, or entity of the United States, Georgia, or any other state authorized by law to issue personal identification, including a FREE Georgia Voter Identification Card;
  • A valid employee photo identification card issued by any branch, department, agency, or entity of the United States, Georgia, or any county, municipality, board, authority of other entity of Georgia;
  • A valid United States passport; or
  • A valid tribal photo identification card.

Any elector who registered for the first time in Georgia by mail, and did not provide identification at the time of registering may provide one of the six (6) items of photo identification listed above, or for the electors first time voting, may provide one of the following forms of identification: copy of a current utility bill, bank statement, government check, paycheck, or other government document that shows the name and address of elector. IF ELECTOR CANNOT PROVIDE ANY OF THE ABOVE LISTED ID’S THEY MAY VOTE A PROVISIONAL BALLOT IN ACCORDANCE WITH O.C.G.A. 21-2-220 and 21-2-417. If the voter does not have a Georgia driver’s license, or other qualified ID, they can obtain either a FREE Georgia Identification Card from the Department of Driver Services or a FREE Georgia Voter Identification Card at their county registrar’s office. Just contact the Macon-Bibb County Board of Elections located at 2525 Pio Nono Ave., Ste 1200, Macon, GA 31206. Office hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday thru Friday. For more information call 478-621-6622. In order to get a FREE Georgia Voter Identification Card, a voter will need to provide the following:

  1. A photo identity document, or a non-photo identity document (must include voter’s full legal name and date of birth); and
  2. Documentation showing the voter’s date of birth; and
  3. Evidence that voter is registered to vote in Georgia; and
  4. Documentation showing the voter’s name and address of principal residence.

The voter may use the same document to satisfy more than one of the above requirements. For additional information, please visit the Secretary of State’s web page at www.sos.state.ga.us

Document: Voting Locations

Enter you address to find information and directions to your voting location.

Notice: New Voting Locations replacing Closed Polling Locations in 2018

Effective for the May 22, 2018 General Primary and Nonpartisan General Elections, new polling locations replace now closed locations at Hephzibah Children’s Home, Howard High School, McKibben Lane, Brookdale, and Skyview Elementary Schools. Voters in those locations will now be assigned to their new polling locations at Northway Church (Howard 1 – HO1), Howard Community Club (Howard 2 – HO2), Forest Hills United Methodists Church (Howard 5 – HO5), Glorious Hope Baptist Church (Vineville 3 – VV3), and Macon Evangelistic Church (Warrior 2 – WA2). Please use your voting information available on your Voter Registration Card or online at The Georgia My Voter Page to help identify your new your new polling location.

Media Release for Macon-Bibb County Board of Elections regarding new voting locations:

2018 New Voting Locations Media Release 2018 New Voting Location


Closure of the Hazzard 5 (HA5) Polling Location

Closing of Hazzard 5 (HA5) Polling Location

Regarding the permanent closure of the Hazzard 5 (HA5) Polling Location has permanently closed.


New Howard 2 (HO2) Polling location

New Howard 2 (HO2) location

Thumbnail image of the MBC BOE Letter regarding the new Howard 2 (HO2) Polling Location.


New Vineville 3 (VV3) Polling location

New Vineville 3 (VV3) location

Thumbnail image of the MBC BOE Letter regarding new Vineville 3 (VV3) Polling Location.


New Warrior 2 (WA2) Polling location

New Warrior 2 (WA2) location

Thumbnail of the MBC BOE Letter regarding new Warrior 2 (WA2) Polling Location.


Media Release – New Voting Locations 2018

URLAbsentee Voting Information

Absentee Ballot Applications can be accepted by email, faxed, in person and by mail.
Send via email (absentee@maconbibb.us)
Fax: 478-621-6119
Walk-In : 2525 Pio Nono Avenue, Suite 1200
By Mail: P.O. Box 6297, Macon, Georgia  31208

All requests for absentee ballots must state:

  1. Which election ballot is requested for: (If a primary election, request must choose Democrat or Republican ballot.)
  2. Name and address as registered.
  3. Date of birth.
  4. Address for delivery of ballot.
  5. Signature of applicant.

Any elector who is unexpectedly hospitalized on the day of an election may call the Board of Elections (621-6622) by noon, and an absentee ballot will be delivered to the elector. Relatives may request absentee ballots for electors temporarily out of the county or physically disabled by submitting an absentee application in person or by mail to the Board of Elections. To print out an Absentee Ballot Application, please go to the State of GA My Voter Page. Use the following link to pull up the Absentee Ballot Application: Mail In Absentee Ballot Application. The application may be filled out and printed from this page. You may mail the completed application to: Macon-Bibb County Board of Elections P.O. Box 6297 Macon, GA  31208 or fax it to (478) 621-6119. Absentee Applications must be received by the Board of Elections office no later than 5:30 PM the Friday preceding each election.

URL2018 MBC Voting Information Flyer Please feel free to download the PDF of the Election Flyer regarding Macon-Bibb County voter information: Click here to download: EARLY VOTING & ABSENTEE INFORMATION 2018 (General NP & Primary & General Elections)

VOTER INFORMATION

On-line Registration, Voter Status & Request an Absentee Ballot Application by visiting

http://www.mvp.sos.ga.gov

OR CONTACT THE MACON-BIBB COUNTY BOARD OF ELECTIONS OFFICE AT (478) 621-6622

Please feel free to download a PDF copy of this Voter Information Flyer: EARLY VOTING & ABSENTEE INFORMATION 2018 (General NP & Primary & General Elections)

Absentee Ballot Applications are accepted by the following:  By Scanning the completed Absentee Ballot Application &  sending it by Email to: absentee@maconbibb.us  By Faxing to: 478-621-6119  By Mailing to: Macon-Bibb County Board of Elections, P O Box 6297, Macon, GA  31208 (Our P O Box location is the Main Branch Post Office located at 451 College Street)                                                 Early Voting SCHEDULE for the following 2018 Elections:

General Primary, Non-Partisan & Special Elections (May 22, 2018 – Election Day) *Voter Registration deadline:  April 24th (Early Voting) April 30,  thru  May  18, 2018 (Early Voting) Saturday, May 12th 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
General Primary Runoff (July 24, 2018 – Election Day) *Voter Registration deadline for Federal Run-off Election:   JUNE 25th (Early Voting) July 2, thru  July 20, 2018 No weekend voting
General Election (November 6, 2018 – Election Day) *Voter Registration deadline:  October 9th (Early Voting) Oct. 15, thru Nov. 2, 2018 (Early Voting) Saturday, Oct. 27th 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
General Election Runoff (local & state) (December 4, 2018 – Election Day) *Voter Registration deadline:  October 9th (Early Voting) ASAP No weekend voting
Federal (General Election Runoff) (January 8, 2019 – Election Day) *Voter Registration deadline for Federal Run-off Election:  December 10th (Early Voting) Dec. 17, 2018 thru Jan. 6, 2019 No weekend voting

EARLY VOTING LOCATION

  • Macon-Bibb County Board of Elections  2525 Pio Nono Avenue, Ste. 1200, Macon, GA  31206
  • The Board of Elections office accepts Absentee Ballot Applications through the last day of each Election’s Early Voting period.  The deadline for accepting these applications for a mail-in ballot is 5:30 p.m. on the last day of the early voting schedule. (See Above)

URLCandidates Ethics and Qualification Information Please feel free to download the PDF packet of forms and information regarding qualifications and duties for candidates seeking office: Candidate Qualification Packet

URL: Advance Vote Counting

Advance Early Voting Count

 

Friday – 05/18/2018 was the last day of Advance Voting.

You Must Vote At Your Designated Polling location on May 22nd.

Published daily during the scheduled Early Voting period commencing 04/30/2018 to 05/18/2018 when the period ends before the General Primary Election Day on Tuesday – 05/22/2018. Saturday voting was available on 05/12/2018 from 9AM-4PM. Week One – Advanced Voting Count (April 30, 2018 – May 04, 2018)

Date Daily Advance Voting General Election & Non-Partisan Special Election – Commission District 1
Monday 04/30/2018

154

140

14

Tuesday 05/01/2018

100

94 6
Wednesday 05/02/2018

135

 120  15
Thursday 05/03/2018

105

 99  6
Friday 05/04/2018

140

128  12 

Week Two – Advanced Voting Count (May 07, 2018 – May 12, 2018) * Designated Saturday Voting Day

Date Daily Advance Voting General Election & Non-Partisan Special Election – Commission District 1
Monday 05/07/2018

178

163

15

Tuesday 05/08/2018

205

190

15

Wednesday 05/09/2018  182  168  14
Thursday 05/10/2018  204 186 18
Friday 05/11/2018 223  202  21
Saturday 05/12/2018 170  153  17

Week Three – Advanced Voting Count (April 30, 2018 – May 04, 2018)

Date Daily Advance Voting General Election & Non-Partisan Special Election – Commission District 1
Monday 05/14/2018

322

281 

41 

Tuesday 05/15/2018

 393

 348  45
Wednesday 05/16/2018

501

 443  58
Thursday 05/17/2018

627

 564  63
Friday 05/18/2018

1011

 915  96

Advanced Voting has been completed for the May General Primary and Special Election.

 

URL:  Poll Worker Skill Requirements Information           PDF: MBC Poll Worker Application  Please feel to review the following information on how to become a Macon-Bibb County Board of Elections Poll Worker. You can download the PDF Application here: Please click here to open and download the PDF versions of the Poll Worker Information and Application: Poll Workers Skill Requirements and MBC Board of Elections – Application _____________________________________________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MACON-BIBB COUNTY

BOARD OF ELECTIONS

FORM CREATED 08/03/2017

POLL WORKER APPLICANTS                                       Are you interested in serving your community, making new friends, and earning extra money?  Do you possess computer skills?  Apply to become one of the many civic-minded citizens who work at the polls on Election Day.  The Macon-Bibb County Board of Elections office is seeking highly motivated dependable individuals to work from 6:00 a.m. until closing of your precinct on Election Day.   The close of the polling location will vary depending on the election & voters’ turnout.  Here are the election types:  PrimaryGeneral and Special

  • Primary closing usually around 8:30 p.m.
  • General closing usually around 9:00 p.m.
  • Special closing usually around 8:15 p.m.

  You must serve ALL Voters that are present at the polling location before & by 7 p.m.    The polling location closing schedule is an estimated time and voters’ turnout will be a factor!   Working as a Poll Worker will not affect government benefits such as social security or public aide and “Is Not Reported to the IRS, unless you earn $600.00 or more per year as a poll worker.”

 
All Workers Must Complete:
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(PRINT) (DATE)
  • Macon-Bibb County Board of Elections’ Poll Worker application
  • Provide Identification
  • Completes the Poll Worker training before each PrimaryGeneral and Special election
  • Must receive the mandatory training before a work assignment is granted
  • Poll workers must perform the various tasks needed for working at the poll
  • Receive voting equipment training
  • Attend additional training set by Elections Supervisor when necessary.
  • Poll Worker training is mandatory and is paid $50 once per election listed here above. If you do not work on the Election Day, your training pay will be forfeited!

  This acknowledges that you have been provided the Poll Worker duties, guidelines and requirements.

Signature: ________________________ ________________
(PRINT) (DATE)

    We strive for excellence in providing service to The Macon-Bibb County community and ALL constituents of the State of Georgia “EVERY VOTE MATTERS”

 

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Address: 2525 Pio Nono Avenue, Suite 1200 Macon, Georgia 31206 Phone: (478) 621-6622 Fax: 478-621-6119 Please submit all Absentee Ballot Application request by fax to (478) 621-6119, by email to absentee@maconbibb.us.   Do not submit absentee ballot application requests to the Elections Supervisor.  Thank you! Mail Absentee Ballot request to: P.O. Box 6297  Macon, GA 31208 Voters may vote in person at the Macon-Bibb County Board of Elections office located at 2525 Pio Nono Avenue, Suite 1200, Macon, GA  31206  Voter Search Information for Georgia Regisration.Board of Elections Members and Meeting Schedule