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Voting by mail begins in Nov. 4 election

Voting by mail has begun for the Nov. 4 election.Richmond County Board of Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey said mail-out paper absentee ballots are now available for registered voters who complete an application and fax, e-mail...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-09-17/voting-mail-be
Future remains uncertain for Augusta Commission member Donnie Smith

...that date would be the third Tuesday in March, according to Richmond County Board of Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey.Copenhaver and Guilfoyle said they were unaware of any discussions about who might be named to fill Smith's seat...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-09-05/future-remains-uncertain
Voters return to polls to settle runoffs

...return to the polls today to decide a handful of runoff elections.Richmond County Board of Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey said she expects, at most, 12 percent of registered voters to participate in the runoff, which will require all regular...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-21/voters-return-
Augusta voters to see few local races on Nov. 4 ballot

...elections, turnout will vary from the low 40s to the mid-50s," Richmond County Board of Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey said of percentage voter turnout. "A lot of times it's driven by interest in the local races."With a mayor and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-07-30/nov-4-ballot-will-have-f
Turnout light so far in advance voting

...see. I do expect things to be very light across the board," Richmond County Board of Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey said.Only 222 people, just .2 percent of registered voters, have voted in the first three days of advance voting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-02/stand-america-
Voters didn't hold back on write-ins during May 20 election

...voters from writing in some 1,103 names on the May 20 ballot.Richmond County Board of Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey said it isn't uncommon to have more write-ins when there are several uncontested races on the ballot as there were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-11/voters-didnt-hold-back-w
Advance voting in May 20 elections starts today

...begins today."There are many more races besides mayor and commission" on the May 20 ballot, Executive Director Lynn Bailey said Friday.In addition to the nonpartisan mayor's election and four contested commission races, the May 20 general...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-04-27/advance-voting
Legal challenge raised over change in election dates for Augusta local races

...election for statewide primary races, and in Augusta for the mayor and commission districts 2, 4, 6, 8 and 10 races.Lynn Bailey, the director of the Board of Elections, said Monday afternoon that she had just been served with a copy of the lawsuit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-04-21/legal-challeng
Pardon Our Mess: Ordinance requires campaign signs be removed

...enforcement division mailed a letter to candidates Friday reminding them to remove signs, said Board of Elections Director Lynn Bailey. In the past two weeks, the elections office has forwarded complaints about specific signs to the code office, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-08/pardon-our-mess-ordinance-re
Early voting in local, statewide runoffs starts June 30

...District 6 runoff, whether or not they cast a ballot May 20, Richmond County Board of Elections Executive Director Lynn Bailey said.Registered voters across most of Augusta-Richmond County who selected a Democratic or nonpartisan ballot or...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-06-04/early-voting-local-state