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Franklin, GA 30217
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Court & Voter Services

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Franklin, GA 30217
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Hours of Operation
Heard County Board of Elections
and Registration

P.O. Box 427
1191 Franklin Parkway
Franklin, GA 30217

Phone: (706) 675-3907
Toll Free: 1-844-369-9589
Fax: (706) 675-6059
Email: tadams@heardcountyga.com
Contact Information
MONDAY 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
TUESDAY 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
WEDNESDAY 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
THURSDAY 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
FRIDAY 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
SATURDAY CLOSED
SUNDAY CLOSED
CLOSED FOR LUNCH
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
The next scheduled meeting of the Heard County Board of Elections and Registration will be at 5:00 PM on Friday, November 8, 2019.

If there are no provisional ballots, no outstanding UOCAVA absentee ballots, and no outstanding absentee ballots with signature issues from the Municipal General Election, the meeting of the Board of Elections and Registration will be rescheduled for November 6, 2019 at 1:00 PM.
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Click here to register to vote or check your current
registration status using the Secretary of State's
On-Line Voter Registration System (OLVR)
Click here to download an absentee ballot application.
The form must be printed out and signed. Your application may be emailed to tadams@heardcountyga.com, faxed to 706-675-6059, or mailed to:
Heard County Board of Elections and Registration
PO Box 427
Franklin, GA 30217

STAFF

Election Supervisor
Tonnie Adams
Board of Elections & Registration
Purpose
The Heard County Board of Elections and Registration functions as the Election Superintendent of Heard County. The Board also functions as the voter registration authority and is in charge of conducting absentee voting for all elections on the county, state and federal level.

In addition, the Board provides the municipalities of Heard County with a voter list for all municipal elections.

The Heard County Board of Elections and Registration has entered into an agreement with the Town of Centralhatchee and the City of Ephesus to conduct their elections. The respective cities are responsible for qualifying candidates and maintaining required ethics paperwork. The Board conducts absentee voting, hires Election Day poll workers, posts required election notices, and certifies the election.
The Secretary of State’s Office has established a secure website and free-access telephone number for provisional ballot voters to access to determine whether their provisional ballots were counted and if not, the reason why.

The website is located HERE.

The free access number is
1-844-537-5375.
Latest News & Updates
Sample ballots for the November 5, 2019 Municipal General Election
The Town of Centralhatchee and the City of Ephesus will elect city officers on November 5, 2019. This election is open to registered voters residing within the city limits of the respective cities.

Early Voting will begin October 14 and will last until November 1 (M - F 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM).

All Early Voting will be held at the Elections and Registration Office located in the Heard Health Center (1191 Franklin Pkwy Franklin, GA 30217). Anyone wishing to apply for an absentee ballot may contact the Elections and Registration Office.

The polls will be open on November 5, 2019 from 7:00 AM until 7:00 PM.

On Election Day, Town of Centralhatchee voters will vote at the Community Center located at Centralhatchee City Hall, and City of Ephesus voters will vote at the Ephesus Community Center.

The registration deadline for this election is October 7, 2019.
November 5, 2019 Municipal General Election
Early Voting for the Municipal General Election
October 14, 2019 - November 1, 2019
Monday - Friday
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

All Early Voting will take place in the Heard Health Center.
Notice of Computation and Canvassing of Election Returns
Pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 21-2-492, notice is hereby given that the computation and canvassing of the returns of votes cast in the Municipal General Election to be held November 5, 2019 will take place in the Elections and Registration Office (located in the Heard Health Center - 1191 Franklin Parkway) on November 6, 2019 beginning at 8:30 AM.

If there are no provisional ballots, no outstanding UOCAVA absentee ballots, and no outstanding absentee ballots with signature issues from the Municipal General Election, the meeting of the Board of Elections and Registration will be rescheduled for November 6, 2019 at 1:00 PM.

Charles Tonnie Adams
Election Supervisor
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