Elections Calendar

November 2, 2021

General Municipal Elections for Arcade, Braselton, Commerce, Hoschton, Jefferson,  Nicholson

Early Voting Locations & Dates

Election Office- 441 Gordon St, Jefferson

No Early Voting on October 11th- State Holiday

(M-F)    October 12th- October 29th,        9AM-5PM

Mandatory Saturday Voting

October 16th & October 23rd              9AM-5PM

COUNTY OF JACKSON

ABSENTEE IN PERSON VOTING PUBLIC NOTICE

To be published in the legal organ of the county. SB 202 Section 28

Notice is hereby given that advanced voting shall take place for the November 2, 2021 Municipal General Elections for the City of Arcade, Town of Braselton, City of Commerce, City of Hoschton, City of Jefferson, and the City of Nicholson at the Ponchie Beck Election Center location at 441 Gordon St, Jefferson, Georgia 30549 on the following days and times.

October 12th- October 16th, from 9AM until 5PM

October 18th-October 23rd, from 9AM until 5PM

October 25th-October 29th, from 9AM until 5PM

All early voting will end on October 29th at 5PM. 

A Drop Box will be available for absentee ballots at the Ponchie Beck Election Center (located inside) ONLY during all early voting hours as per SB 202, and will close on October 29th at 5PM. Ballots may be dropped off until 7PM on November 2, 2021 to the election staff located at 441 Gordon Street in Jefferson, absentee ballots will not be received at the polling locations on Election Day. 

Absentee Ballot Applications may be submitted until 5PM (when office closes) on October 22nd, 2021.   

Jennifer Logan

Election and Voter Registration Director                                                                          Jackson County


PUBLIC NOTICE

 

Pursuant to SEB RULE 183-1-14-0.7-.15, this is to notify the citizens of Jackson County that the Jackson County Board of Elections and Registration will begin to open the outer envelope of accepted absentee ballots in the November 2, 2021 General Municipal Elections for Arcade, Braselton, Commerce, Hoschton, Jefferson,  Nicholson,  remove the contents including the absentee ballot, and scan the absentee ballot using one or more scanners starting on November 2, 2021 at 6:00PM, in accordance with this rule, and may continue until all accepted absentee ballots are processed. However no person shall tally or tabulate, estimate or cause the voting equipment to produce any tally or tabulation, partial or otherwise, of absentee votes cast until the time for the closing of the polls on November 2, 2021.  The opening and scanning of the ballots will take place at the Ponchie Beck Election Center located at 441 Gordon Street, Jefferson, Georgia 30549. Open to the Public. 

Jackson County Board of Elections and Registration

441 Gordon St

Jefferson, Georgia 30549

706-367-6377

 

 

PUBLIC NOTICE

 

Pursuant to O.C.G.A. 21-2-386(a)(3), this is to notify the citizens of Jackson County that the Jackson County Board of Elections and Registration will begin the early tabulation of absentee ballots cast in the November 2, 2021 General Municipal Elections for Arcade, Braselton, Commerce, Hoschton, Jefferson, and Nicholson at 6:00 PM on November 2, 2021 at the Ponchie Beck Election Center located at 441 Gordon Street, Jefferson, Georgia 30549. All ballots accepted will be opened and scanned, no voting equipment will produce a tally until 7PM on November 2nd, 2021. Open to the Public.

 

Jackson County Board of Elections and Registration

441 Gordon St

Jefferson, Georgia 30549

706-367-6377



Polling Locations

ELECTION DAY VOTING WILL BE AT YOUR CITY Polling locations only on Election Day from 7AM-7PM


Arcade
City Hall
3325 Athens Hwy, Jefferson
Braselton
Police & Muni Building
5040 Hwy 53, Braselton
Commerce
Commerce Park & Rec
204 Carson St., Commerce
Hoschton
Train Depot
4272 Hwy 53, Hoschton
Jefferson
65 Kissam St, Jefferson
Nicholson
Nicholson City Hall (Benton Center)
5488 US-441, Nicholson





Absentee Ballots 

Absentee by Mail Ballots are available upon request beginning AUGUST 16TH, 2021. The request form can be mailed, faxed 706-367-1193, or emailed jelogan@jacksoncountygov.com
DEADLINE TO RECEIVE ABSENTEE BALLOT APPLCIATIONS IS OCTOBER 22ND, 2021--ALL APPLICATIONS RECEIVED AFTER THE DEADLINE WILL BE REJECTED.

State of Georgia 

Jackson County 

 

Public Notice for Computation and Canvassing of 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 November 2, 2021 General Municipal Elections for Arcade, Braselton, Commerce, Hoschton, Jefferson, and Nicholson,  will take place in the Election Office located at the 441 Gordon Street, Jefferson, Georgia  30549

Pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 21-2-493 notice is hereby given that the computation and canvassing of the returns of votes cast in the November 2nd, 2021 General Elections for Arcade, Braselton, Commerce, Hoschton, Jefferson, and Nicholson, will take place in the Election Office located at the 441 Gordon Street, Jefferson, Georgia  30549, beginning on Tuesday, November 2, 2021 , beginning after 7 pm. 

 


Sample Ballots for the November 2, 2021

General Municipal Elections 

Arcade

Braselton

Braselton Dist 2

Braselton Dist 4

Commerce 

Commerce Dist 1

Commerce Dist 2

Hoschton

Jefferson

Jefferson Dist 2

Jefferson Dist 4

Nicholson

Click on the link below. Type in first initial, last name, county, and birth date to view your sample ballot.

www.mvp.sos.ga.gov



Voting Machines

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COUNTY OF JACKSON

LOGIC AND ACCURACY TESTING PUBLIC NOTICE

To be published in the legal organ of the county. O.C.G.A. §21-2-379.23, SEB Rule No. 183-1-12.02(3)(b)1(i) ( Election Day) and SEB Rule No. 183-1-14-.02 (2)

Notice is hereby given that the logic and accuracy testing and preparation of Voting equipment to be used in the November 2, 2021 General Municipal elections for Arcade, Braselton, Commerce, Jefferson, Hoschton,  and Nicholson,  will begin at 8:00AM on September 16th, 2021 (or once database has been received from the SOS Office). Testing will continue from day to day 8AM until 5PM until complete and members of the public are entitled to be present during testing. Said testing and preparation will be conducted at the Ponchie Beck Election Center located at 441 Gordon Street – Jefferson, GA 30549.

 

Jennifer Logan

Election and Voter Registration Director

Jackson County