Polls open Saturday for March 6 presidential primary

Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012 1:43 PM
Last updated 3:05 PM
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Several voting locations in Augusta will be open Saturday for advance voting in the March 6 Presidential Preference Primary and Special Election.

In addition to the Richmond County Board of Elections main office at the Municipal Building on 530 Green St., other poll sites will be the Henry Brigham Recreation Center at 2463 Golden Camp Road and the Warren Road Recreation Center at 300 Warren Road. The polls will open from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

All voters voting in person must provide one of the six acceptable forms of photo identification and do not have to provide a reason for voting.

Advance voting continues Monday through March 2 at the three locations from 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

To date, 275 people have voted in person during the sdvance voting period and 593 have requested a ballot by mail, according to elections director Lynn Bailey.

For more information, contact the Board of Elections Office at (706) 821-2340.


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