Notice to Voters in Lamar County, Georgia
Intent to Process Absentee Ballots Early
Prior to the Closing of the Polls
For the June 9, 2020
General Primary/Special & 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 Lamar County Board of Elections to begin processing absentee ballots cast during the June 9, 2020 General Primary/Special & Nonpartisan Election beginning at 8:30 AM on Monday, June 8, 2020 and will continue until 5 PM at the Board of Elections Office located at 408 Thomaston Street, Suite D, Barnesville, Georgia 30204. Processing absentee ballots will resume on Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at 12 Noon at the Board of Elections Office located at 408 Thomaston Street, Suite D, Barnesville, Georgia 30204 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 PM on Election Day.
For additional information, you may contact the Board of Elections Office at (770) 358-5235.