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Address:

Decatur County, GA
P.O. Box 726
Bainbridge, GA 39818

Phone: 1-229-248-3030

Fax: 1-229-246-2062

Email us: dorothywimberly@bellsouth.net

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  Elections Office

DECATUR COUNTY BOARD OF ELECTIONS AND REGISTRATION

Office Information

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Physical Address:

122 W. Water Street (Courthouse Annex)
Bainbridge, GA 39817

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Mailing Address:

P. O. Box 7428
Bainbridge, GA 39818

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Phone Number:

(229) 243-2087

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Fax Number:

(229) 248-3743

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Hours of Operation:

Monday – Friday 8 am – 5 pm


Staff

Chief Election Official – Doris M. White
Clerk of Voter Registration – Peggy Richardson



Members of the Board of Elections and Registration

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Chairman, DR. RAYMOND CHAMBERS
Appointed by the Decatur County Board of Commissioners
Appointment Expires: December 2014


Vice-Chairman, Wendell Cofer
Appointed by the Republican Party
Appointment Expires: December 2016


Secretary, Lisa Reeves 
Appointed by the Democratic Party
Appointment Expires: December 2016


Keith Sellars
Appointed by the Republican Party
Appointment Expires:  December 2014


Willie D. Lamb, Jr.
Appointed by the Democratic Party
Appointment Expires: December 2014


LINKS TO IMPORTANT ELECTION INFORMATION

2014 Election Events Calendar

Georgia Secretary of State's Election Division

My Voter Page

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Am I registered to vote?

How can I register to vote?       

  • Call our office (229) 243-2087 and ask for an application to be mailed to you,
  • Visit our office located in the Decatur County Courthouse Annex (122 W. Water Street) and complete an application in person,
  • Complete an application at one of our state mandated voter registration sites (for a list of sites, please contact our office.)
  • Click on the GA Secretary of State link to print a application; mail the completed application along with a copy of your ID to: Decatur County Board of Elections and Registration P.O. Box 7428 Bainbridge, GA 39818

Where do I vote on Election Day?     

What can be used as photo ID on Election Day?

  • A Georgia driver's license (expired/unexpired)
  • Any valid state or federal issued photo ID (includes Georgia Voter ID Card)
  • Valid U.S. Passport
  • Valid employee photo ID (must be issued by any municipality, county, state or federal branch, department or agency)
  • Valid U.S. military photo ID 6. Valid tribal photo ID

How can I receive a Georgia Voter ID Card and how much does the ID cost?

  • You can obtain a Georgia Voter ID Card by visiting our office (located in the Decatur County Courthouse Annex - 122 W. Water Street) Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm; the Georgia Voter ID Card is FREE.  Voter ID Cards are only made during election dates.

What do I need to bring in order to receive a FREE Georgia Voter Photo ID?

  • Bring either a (photo or approved non-photo) document containing the voter's full legal name and date of birth or,
  • Documentation displaying the voter's date of birth, or
  • Proof that the person is a registered elector in the county, or
  • Documentation showing the voter's name and current address.

Where, when and what time is Advanced Voting?

  • Advanced Voting is held at the Fairgrounds, Chamber 1 Building (located at 1211 Vada Road). Call the office or visit the Ga Secretary of State website, My Voter Page, for dates and times.

Where can I find information about sample ballots absentee ballots?

Do you have to be registered with a party in Georgia?

  • No, in Georgia a voter selects the party that they wish to vote on the day they cast their ballot.

ELECTION RESULTS

November 5, 2013  General Municipal Election



 

 

 
 
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AGENDA

The Board of Commissioners meets twice a month, on the second and fourth Tuesday. The meeting on the second Tuesday of each month is held at 9 a.m. and the one on the fourth Tuesday of each month is held at 7 p.m.

The Next Meeting of the Decatur County Board of Commissioners is Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:00 PM in the Administration Building.


LANDFILL FEES


EMS RFPs

Deadline: Noon Friday, April 18, 2014



JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

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Decatur County Industrial Park

Quality Water Report



Natural Gas Awareness

Natural Gas Awareness



Keep Decatur County Beautiful

Join KDCB, Decatur County and GA Forestery at the Decatur County Senior Center located at 402 W Water Street for planting of Arbor Day tree. Friday, February 21, 2014 at 9:30 a.m.




 

 

 

 

 

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