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Early voting begins for city races, special election
by Staff Reports
October 16, 2013 04:08 PM | 2257 views | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Early voting for the Nov. 5 elections in Douglas County, Douglasville and the Douglas County part of Villa Rica began Monday in the Voter Registration Office on the first floor of the Douglas County Courthouse, according to information on the Douglas County Elections and Voter Registration web site.

It will run Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., through Nov. 1. The courthouse is located at 8700 Hospital Drive in Douglasville.

Douglas County elections include a special election for Douglas County Superior Court clerk.

Douglasville elections will include Douglasville City Council Ward 1; Ward 2, Post 1; and Ward 3.

Villa Rica Ward 4 and Ward 5 elections will be on the ballot for those living in the Douglas County portion of the city.

Election Day is Nov. 5. Depending on where they reside, some city of Douglasville voters will have to cast ballots for the special election for Douglas County court clerk in one location and the city council election at a separate location. Early voting is done in one location.

Voters should consult their precinct cards for their locations or visit, enter the requested information and determine their polling place locations, the web site stated.

On Election Day, voters in four precincts have a new polling place:

•Beulah Elementary School voters will now vote at Beulah Baptist Church, 4031 Bankhead Highway.

•Fairplay Middle School voters will now vote at the Day Star Tabernacle Gymnasium, 8199 Ga. Hwy. 166.

•Bill Arp Elementary School voters will now vote at Prays Mill Baptist Church Gymnasium, 4979 Ga. Hwy. 5.

•Annette Winn Elementary School voters will now vote at Lithia Springs First Baptist Church, 3566 Veterans Memorial Hwy.

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