Only Richmond County districts that have contested races will have open polling places Tuesday. If there is no opposition and no one has qualified as a write-in candidate, then the polling places will not be open . Call the Board of Elections at (706) 821-2340 for more information.
WHICH RACES ARE OPPOSED?
The Augusta-Richmond County offices that are up for election and that have opposed races on the ballot are:
- Augusta Commission districts 1, 3 and 5
- Richmond County Board of Education District 5
IS VOTER IDENTIFICATION REQUIRED?
Georgia requires voters to present one of the following:
- Georgia driver's license
- Valid voter identification card
- Other valid photo identification card issued by a branch, department, agency or entity of any state or the U.S. government
- U.S. passport
- Employee identification card issued by any branch, department, agency or entity of the U.S. government, the state or any county, municipality, board, authority or other state entity
- Military photo identification card
- A valid tribal photo identification card