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Reminder: Two elections will be held Tuesday, November 7 in Forsyth County

Reminder: Two elections will be held Tuesday, November 7 in Forsyth County
Elections for the City of Cumming’s Municipal General Election and a Special Election to fill the vacancy in Georgia House District 26 will be held Tuesday, November 7. Voters who reside in the City of Cumming are eligible to vote in the city’s Municipal General Election, and voters who reside in Georgia House District 26 are eligible to vote in the Special Election.   Election Day Reminders Registered voters must go to their designated Election Day polling place to vote. Verify your polling place at www.mvp.sos.ga.gov. All ...

Advance Voting for Georgia House District 26 Available this Saturday

Advance Voting for Georgia House District 26 Available this Saturday
Advance Voting for the November 7 Special Election to fill the vacancy in Georgia House District 26 will be available this Saturday, October 28 at two locations. Only voters who reside in Georgia House District 26 are eligible to vote in the election.   Eligible voters can cast their ballot this Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at: Forsyth County Administration Building, 110 E. Main Street, Cumming, GA 30040 Hampton Park Library, 5345 Settingdown Road, Cumming, Georgia 30041 ...

Advance Voting Underway for November 7 House District 26 Special Election and City of Cumming General Election

Advance Voting Underway for November 7 House District 26 Special Election and City of Cumming General Election
Two elections will be held in Forsyth County on November 7 – a Special Election to fill the vacancy in Georgia House District 26 and the City of Cumming’s Municipal General Election. Only voters who reside in the City of Cumming are eligible to vote in the city’s Municipal General Election. Only voters who reside in Georgia House District 26 are eligible to vote in the Special Election. In Forsyth County, Georgia House District 26 encompasses: All of the Browns Bridge precinct ...

Register to Vote by October 10 for the House District 26 Special Election and the City of Cumming General Election

Register to Vote by October 10 for the House District 26 Special Election and the City of Cumming General Election
The voter registration deadline for the November 7 Special Election to fill the vacancy in Georgia House District 26 and the City of Cumming’s Municipal General Election is Tuesday, October 10.  Only voters who reside in the City of Cumming are eligible to vote in the city’s Municipal General Election. Only voters who reside in Georgia House District 26 are eligible to vote in the Special Election. In Forsyth County, Georgia House District 26 encompasses: All of the Browns Bridge precinct All of ...

Special Election to Fill Forsyth County District 2 Commission Post to be Held November 7

Special Election to Fill Forsyth County District 2 Commission Post to be Held November 7
A special election to fill the Forsyth County District 2 commission post will be held Tuesday, November 7. Rick Swope resigned from the post August 15, as a result of his recent acceptance of an executive position with E*TRADE, a position which strictly limits outside business activities including public service positions. The special election will fill Swope’s unexpired term, which runs through December 31, 2020. District 2 covers much of the southern portion of the county.   Qualifying will take place from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, August 30 and Thursday,  August 31, and from 9 a.m. to noon ...

Forsyth County Offices and Facilities Closing at 3 p.m. Friday; Closed Saturday and Sunday

Forsyth County Offices and Facilities Closing at 3 p.m. Friday; Closed Saturday and Sunday
January 6, 2017: Due to current weather conditions, all general Forsyth County government offices will close today at 3 p.m. This early closure includes county government offices, the Forsyth County Courthouse and Courthouse Annex, the Animal Shelter, recycling convenience centers, Senior Services, and Forsyth County Parks & Recreation’s indoor and gated facilities. All Parks & Recreation programs and activities are cancelled.   Additionally, Forsyth County Parks & Recreation’s indoor and gated facilities, the recycling convenience centers and the Animal Shelter will be closed to the public Saturday and Sunday. All Parks & Recreation programs and activities are cancelled Saturday and Sunday.

Polls Open November 8 for General Election and Special Elections

Polls Open November 8 for General Election and Special Elections
Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, November 8 for the General Election and Special Elections. Voters must go to their designated polling place to vote on Election Day. Please verify your Election Day polling place at forsythco.com or www.mvp.sos.ga.gov prior to heading out to vote. For all in-person voting, remember to bring one of the six acceptable forms of photo identification. Please note there is no voting of any kind the Monday prior to any election. Ballots consist of federal, state and local offices as well as four proposed Constitutional Amendments and two local ...

Advance Voting for November 8 General Election and Special Elections in Final Week

Advance Voting for November 8 General Election and Special Elections in Final Week
Advance Voting for the November 8 General Election and Special Elections will run through Friday, November 4. Forsyth County registered voters may cast their ballots this week during the third and final week of Advance Voting at one of five locations during the hours listed below. Advance Voting Hours and Locations The Week Before Election Day (October 31-November 4), from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Cumming City Hall, 100 Main Street, Cumming, Georgia 30040 Hampton Park Library, 5345 Settingdown Road, Cumming, Georgia 30041 Midway Park Community Building, 5100 Post Road, Cumming, Georgia 30040 Sharon Springs Park Community Building, 1950 Sharon Road, Cumming, Georgia 30041 ...

Advance Voting for November 8 General Election and Special Elections is Underway

Advance Voting for November 8 General Election and Special Elections is Underway
Advance Voting for the November 8 General Election and Special Elections will be offered weekdays for three weeks, October 17 through November 4 and Saturday, October 29. Forsyth County registered voters may cast their ballots during Advance Voting at one of five locations during the hours listed below: Advance Voting Hours and Locations Weekdays October 17-28, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, October 29 and the Week Before Election Day (October 31-November 4), from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.   Cumming City Hall, 100 Main Street, Cumming, Georgia 30040 Hampton Park Library, 5345 Settingdown Road, Cumming, Georgia 30041 Midway Park Community Building, ...

Register to Vote by October 11 for the November 8 General Election and Special Elections

Register to Vote by October 11 for the November 8 General Election and Special Elections
The voter registration deadline for the Nov. 8 General Election and Special Elections is Tuesday, Oct. 11. Forsyth County residents wishing to register to vote or to change their name and/or address on the voter registration list may do so online by visiting the Georgia Secretary of State’s Online Voter Registration System before 11:59 p.m. on Oct. 11 (you must have a valid GA driver's license or ID number) at registertovote.sos.ga.gov. You may also submit a registration/change by mail. A completed and signed Voter Registration Application must be postmarked on or before Oct. 11 in order to meet the deadline. ...

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