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Jul 8 2008

Assert your right… vote!

by Amanda L

Vote2_10 Advance voting for the General Primary began yesterday. It will run through Friday, July 11, 2008. There are several places that you can go to vote early and they are open 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

They are:


Memorial Drive Complex (Across Street from the Jail)

4380 Memorial Drive, Suite 300, Decatur, GA 30032


330 West Ponce deLeon Avenue, Room A
Decatur, GA 30030


Lithonia Middle School

2451 Randall Avenue, Lithonia, GA 30058


DeKalb County Fire Headquarters
1950 West Exchange Place, Training Conference Room, Tucker, GA 30084


Liane Levetan Park at Brook Run

4770 North Peachtree Road, Dunwoody, GA 30338


South DeKalb Senior Center

1931 Candler Road, Decatur, GA 30030

Need more information about advance voting, voting or a sample ballot? Check out the DeKalb County Voter Registration and Elections page.

If you need more information on the candidates for a particular office, check out the DeKalb County League of Women Voters page. Click on Voters guide and you can get a PDF format of the guide. The guide not only gives you information about each candidate for county wide offices, but it also contains a Frequently Asked Questions section about voting that is helpful to those new to voting or new to voting in Georgia.

The Georgia General Primary will take place on Tuesday, July 15, 2008.

On July 15, 2008, polls are open from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.

The deadline to register to vote in this election has passed, but if you missed it, make sure to register now so you can vote in November. A printable voter registration application is available online or pick one up at any Library branch. If this is the first time you have registered in Georgia and you are registering by mail, please include a copy of your ID and current address as indicated on the application.

{ 2 comments… read them below or add one }

Karen S July 24, 2008 at 4:15 PM

What a timely, informative post! I used the League of Women Voters information then voted in advance today. Thanks!

David July 24, 2008 at 4:18 PM

Thanks for the info. I advance-voted yesterday at the Memorial Drive location, and it was easy and quick to do.

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