DeKalb County presidential primary early voting under way

Posted by Dena Mellick February 11, 2016
DeKalb County Georgia. Source: Google Maps.

DeKalb County Georgia. Source: Google Maps.

Early voting for the presidential primary is under way in DeKalb County.

The county said about 1,500 voters have cast ballots ahead of the March 1 primary.

DeKalb County said in a press release that voters can cast early ballots Monday through Friday until Friday, Feb. 26, with the exception of President’s Day on Monday, Feb. 15. Here are the locations and times:

• Main Office, 4380 Memorial Drive, in two separate areas; one section designed exclusively for seniors aged 70 and older, voters with disabilities, and a general voting area for all other voters.
7 a.m. – 7 p.m.

• Tucker Recreation Center, 4898 LaVista Road, Tucker, GA 30084
7 a.m. – 7 p.m.

• South Dekalb Mall – The Gallery at South DeKalb Mall, 2801 Candler Road, Decatur, GA 30034
9 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Voting is available on Saturday, February 20, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., at the same locations.

DeKalb County said additional early voting locations will be available Monday, Feb. 22 and information about those locations can be found on www.dekalbvotes.com.

Here is the full press release:

Early Voting Available At Three Locations
No Lines, No Waiting

DECATUR, Ga. – Nearing the end of the first week of early voting, approximately 1,500 DeKalb County voters have cast their ballots for the March 1 Presidential Preference Primary.

Voters have the opportunity to cast early ballots, Monday through Friday, until Friday, February 26, with the exception of President’s Day on Monday, February 15. The locations and times are listed below.

  • Main Office, 4380 Memorial Drive, in two separate areas; one section designed exclusively for seniors aged 70 and older, voters with disabilities, and a general voting area for all other voters. 7 a.m.  – 7 p.m.
  • Tucker Recreation Center, 4898 LaVista Road, Tucker, GA 30084 7 a.m.  – 7 p.m.
  • South Dekalb Mall – The Gallery at South DeKalb Mall, 2801 Candler Road, Decatur, GA  30034 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Voting is available on Saturday, February 20, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., at the same locations.

There will be additional early voting locations starting Monday, February 22.  For more information, and additional locations, please visit www.dekalbvotes.com .

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