Teamwork cited in sales tax victory in Augusta

...7 percent turnout was higher than the 15 percent at best expected by Richmond County Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey, who said she was "very pleased" with turnout. The results will be certified Friday and 11 provisional ballots still...

Low turnout expected for SPLOST referendum, other area elections Tuesday

...voters away from the polls, all of which will be open in Richmond County today for the sales tax referendum, said Lynn Bailey, executive director for Richmond County Board of Elections."If it's raining, that will certainly affect turnout...

Sales tax Q&A: How many have voted already in the sales tax referendum?

...the past two weeks at the Municipal Building, according to a report Friday from Board of Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey. The busiest day this week was Fri day, when 87 people voted.Of 308 people who requested mail-in ballots, 143...

Majority in poll support tax package

...advance ballots at one of four early voting locations, and 292 had returned absentee ballots by mail. Elections Director Lynn Bailey is predicting between 10 and 15 percent turnout overall for the single-issue election.Among the early voters was...

Sales tax Q&A: How many have already voted in the referendum?

...733.In addition, 292 paper absentee ballots have arrived by mail, Richmond County Board of Elections Director Lynn Bailey said, bringing the overall number of ballots to 3,025, or 3.4 percent of Augusta's 88,528 active registered...

Three additional locations open Monday for advance voting

...certainly encourage any voter who has a question regarding this or any other elections matter to contact us," said Lynn Bailey, executive director for Richmond County Board of Elections.

Sales tax Q&A: When can I vote in the sales tax referendum?

...registered voters cast ballots in the single-issue election at the Munic ipal Building, 535 Telfair St., according to Lynn Bailey, the executive director of the Richmond County Board of Elections.Advance voting will continue from 8:30 a.m...

Augusta polling locations to change before Nov. 3 referendum

...Polling locations will change for about 7,500 west and south Augusta voters before the Nov. 3 sales tax referendum.Lynn Bailey, the executive director of the Richmond County Board of Elections, said the number of registered voters has outgrown...

Monday is deadline to register to vote in Nov. 3 elections in Columbia, Richmond counties

...chance for Georgians to register to vote in the Nov. 3 general election, but registering is easier than ever, said Lynn Bailey, Richmond County Board of Elections executive director."Citizens now have the option of registering not only in...

Early voting to begin in sales tax referendum

...Nov. 3 ballot, elections officials expect very few voters. Rich mond County Board of Elec tions Execu tive Director Lynn Bailey said she expects 10 to 15 percent of Augusta voters to cast ballots.Advance voting at the Municipal Building...