Board of Elections

 Qualifying for a Political Party Candidate 

McIntosh County Board of Elections and Registration will hold Qualifying for a Political Party Candidate at the Election Office located at 103 Jefferson St., Darien, Ga.  Telephone number is 912-437-6605.  I will qualify the Democrat, Nonpartisan and Independent Candidate.  The Republican Party will qualify Republican Candidates at Ya-Antsome Coffee Shop located 206-B Fort King George Dr., Darien, Ga. 31305. Telephone number is 912-242-7634.  The County Republican Party officials who will be conducting qualifying are Linda Daniels, Tim Gardner and Niki Glenn.

March 4, 2024 is the earliest day for a Political Party Candidate to file a Declaration of Candidacy to have his or her name placed on the General Primary/Nonpartisan Ballot. O.C.G.A. 21-2-153.  Qualifying will begin at 9:00 A.M. until 5:00 P.M, Monday thru Thursday.  March 8, 2024 is the last day to qualify and it will end at 12 noon.  

Qualifying fees shall be as follows:

     Sheriff                                          $1,927.66

     Clerk of Superior Court             $1,660.34

     Probate/Magistrate Judge       $2,085.20

     Tax Commissioner                    $1,660.34

     Coroner                                       $   272.00

     County Commissioner              $   234.00

     School Board Chairman            $   135.00

     School Board Member              $   108.00 

Qualifying fees were approved at the Board of Commissioners Meeting on January 9, 2024. 

Elenore Doll Gale, Election Supervisor

McIntosh County Board of Elections & Registration

  

(to be in issues dated February 22 and February 29, 2024)


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McIntosh County Board of Election & Registration Meetings

The regular monthly meeting of the McIntosh County Board of Election

& Registration will be held at the Board of Election & Registration Office

Located at 103 Jefferson Street, Darien, Georgia at 6:00 p.m.

February 12, 2024               

March 15, 2024 @ 4:00 p.m. 

April 8, 2024                      

May 13, 2024 

June 10, 2024

July 8, 2024                       

August 12, 2024

September 9, 2024

October 7, 2024

November 8, 2024 @ 4:00 p.m.

2024 Elections and Voter Registration Calendar

MARCH 4, 2024 9:00 am….FIRST DAY OF CANDIDATE QUALIFYING FOR MAY PRIMARY AND NOVEMBER GENERAL ELECTION. O.C.G.A. 21-2-132(d)

MARCH 8, 2024, 12 NOON…..LAST DAY OF CANDIDATE QUALIFYING FOR MAY PRIMARYAND NOVEMBER GENERAL ELECTION. O.C.G.A.21-2-132-(d)

APRIL 22, 2024……LAST DAY FOR A PERSON TO REGISTER AND BE ELIGIBLE TO VOTE IN THE MAY 21, 2024 GENERAL PRIMARY/NON-PARTISAN ELECTION AND RUNOFF ELECTION.  O.C.G.A.21-2-224(a),  21-2-218

APRIL 29, 2024 ……FIRST DAY OF ADVANCED VOTING FOR MAY PRIMARY/NONPARTISAN ELECTION. O.C.G.A. 21-2-385(d)(1)

MAY 4, 2024 AND MAY 11, 2024....MANDATORY SATURDAY VOTING FOR MAY PRIMARY/NON-PARTISAN ELECTION.  (9:00 A.M. TO 5:00 PM) (O.C.G.A. 21-2-385(d)(B))

MAY 10, 2024…..DEADLINE TO REQUEST ABSENTEE BALLOT FOR MAY PRIMARY/NONPARTISAN ELECTION. O.C.G.A. 21-2-381(a)(1)(A)

MAY 17, 2024….. LAST DAY OF ADVANCE VOTING FOR MAY PRIMARY/NONPARTISAN ELECTION.O.C.G.A. 21-2-385(d)(1) O.C.G.A21-2-385(d)(1)

MAY 21 2024 …. ELECTION DAY FOR PRIMARY/NONPARTISAN  ELECTION. O.C.G.A. 21-2-150, 21-2-138. POLLS ARE OPEN FROM 7:00 a.m. TO 7:00 p.m. o.c.g.a.21-2-403

JUNE 7, 2024… DEADLINE TO REQUEST ABSENTEE BALLOT FOR JUNE RUNOFF ELECTION

JUNE 10 2024...ADVANCE VOTING FOR GENERAL PRIMARY/NONPARTISAN RUNOFF O.C.G.A. 21-2-385(d)(1)(B)

 JUNE 14, 2024…. LAST DAY OF ADVANCE VOTING FOR JUNE RUNOFF.

JUNE 18, 2024… ELECTION DAY FOR RUNOFF. O.C.G.A. 21-2-501(a)(1)

SEPTEMBER 3, 2024 ….  LAST DAY TO FILE  THE NOTICE OF INTENTION TO BE A WRITE-IN CANDIDATE HAS BEEN  PUBLISHED IN ACCORDANCE WITH O.C.G.A. 21-2-133(a)  

SEPTEMBER 9, 2024…DEADLINE FOR WRITE-IN CANDIDATE TO FILE COPY OF NOTICE AND AFFIDAVIT. O.C.G.A. 21-2-133(b) 

OCTOBER 7, 2024 ……LAST DAY A PERSON MAY REGISTER AND BE ELIGIBLE TO VOTE IN THE GENERAL ELECTION. O.C.G.A. 2-2-224(a), 21-2-218.

OCTOBER 15, 2024…..ADVANCED (IN-PERSON) VOTING BEGINS FOR THE GENERAL  ELECTION.   (IN OUR OFFICE) O.C.G.A. 21-2-385-(d)(1)

OCTOBER 19, 2024 AND OCTOBER 26, 2024…. MANDATORY SATURDAY VOTING ……9:00AM TO 5:00 PM (O.C.G.A. 21-2-385)

OCTOBER 25, 2024….DEADLINE TO REQUEST ABSENTEE BALLOT FOR THE NOVEMBER ELECTION. O.C.G.A. 21-2-381(a)(1)(A)

NOVEMBER 1, 2024 …  LAST DAY OF ADVANCE VOTING FOR NOVEMBER ELECTION O.C.G.A. 21-2-385(d)(1).

NOVEMBER 5, 2024…..ELECTION DAY – ALL POLLS OPEN FOR 7:00 a.m. TO 7:00 p.m. O.C.G.A. 21-2-9, 21-2-540, 21-2-403.

DECEMBER 3, 2024 ….  DATE OF GENERAL ELECTION RUNOFF 

 

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION YOU MAY GO TO THE SECRETARY STATE WEB PAGE: http://sos.georgia.gov/elections   

or call MCINTOSH COUNTY ELECTIONS & REGISTRATION OFFICE …. 912-437-6605


POLL LOCATIONS:

The City of Darien Voting Precinct and District 1 is at The Darien Fire Station located at 700 Northway St., Darien Georgia.

District 2 Voting Precinct is located at The Darien Church of God Gym,1140 Blounts Crossing Road SE, Darien Georgia. 

District 3 Voting Precinct is located at the Crescent Fire Station, 1127 Old Trail Rd. NE, Townsend Georgia. Also district 3 is on Sapelo Island located at the Sapelo Senior Center, Sapelo Island.

District 4 Voting Precinct is located at the Shellman Bluff Fire Station,6572 Shellman Bluff Road NE, Townsend Georgia.

If anyone has any questions, please call the election office at 912-437-6605.

 

Thank you

Elenore Doll Gale, Election Supervisor

McIntosh County

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