491 advance voters on Friday; the busiest day this election cycle: The largest day of this cycle’s advance vote occurred Friday with 491 votes cast with 230 downtown, 140 at the Rome Civic Center and 121 at Garden Lakes Baptist Church. The cumulative total since April 30 now stands at 2,574 votes.
- What’s trending: A look at who cast advance votes: There were 1,760 ballots for the Republican primary; 718 for the Democratic primary and 96 nonpartisan (judges).
- Previous ‘off year’ advance voting: Exactly 1,002 more voters cast ballots during this year’s advance voting versus four years ago. In May 2014, the elections office shows 1,472 people cast advance ballots vs. 2,574 this year.
Election Day (Tuesday, May 22): The precincts will be open Tuesday from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m.
Bartow County elections office: Bartow had a total of 1,652 voters participate in advance voting. “This was much lower than we hoped for,” according to Joseph Kirk, Elections Supervisor. Of the early voters, there were 1285 Republican, 348 Democrat and 19 Nonpartisan ballots. Bartow / Link to sample ballots
- Voters in the Mission Road Precinct have been reassigned to new polling places. Voters can vote at their assigned polling place on Election Day. If you have any questions about which polling place you have been assigned to, please contact us at (770) 387-5098 or visit the Secretary of State’s My Voter Page at https://www.mvp.sos.ga.gov/MVP/mvp.do.
Gordon County elections office: Gordon. There were a total of 1,128 advance voters over the 3-week advance voting period in Gordon County. Of those voters, there were 204 Democrat, 922 Republican and 2 Nonpartisan ballots. For sample ballots and more information, please visit http://www.gordoncounty.org.
Polk County elections office: Polk
Chattooga County elections office: Chattooga
2018 voting guide: What you need to know about advance voting, sample ballots and other updates. Primary
The Floyd County Republican Party will host an elections results viewing at Moe’s Original BBQ at Bridgepoint Plaza on Tuesday beginning at 6 p.m. It is open to all.8