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School renovations force Fulton to change polling places
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June 26, 2014 01:52 PM | 1482 views | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Fulton County Department of Registration and Elections will be required to change nine polling locations for the July 22 primary runoff election. All affected voters will be notified of the changes in location by first-class mail. All concerned residents are urged to check online to find out if the change would affect their poll on election day.

“Unfortunately, we will not be able to use eight schools and one church as polling locations for the upcoming runoff election,” said Richard Barron, the department’s director. “The schools will be undergoing renovations and the other location does not allow collection of signatures for a petition outside of the 150 foot buffer that is permissible by Georgia Election Code.”

All voters who were registered to vote before the April 21 deadline and who live within the districts where runoff elections are taking place are eligible to vote in the runoff, even if they did not vote May 20.

Information: (404) 730-7020 or www.fultonelections.com

New polling places

The polling location changes are as follows:

Old location    New location     Distance change

Brookview Elementary    Woodland Middle School    2 miles

3250 Hammarskjold Drive    2745 Stone Road    

Peachtree Christian Church    Peachtree Branch Library    0.6 mile

1580 Peachtree St.    1315 Peachtree St.

Barnwell Elementary School    Johns Creek Environmental Campus    2.8 miles

9425 Barnwell Road    8100 Holcomb Bridge Road    

Evoline C. West Elementary    Bear Creek Middle School    1.6 miles

7040 River Town Road    7415 Herndon Road    

Seaborn Lee Elementary School    Welcome All Recreation Center    0.8 miles

4600 Scarborough Road    4255 Will Lee Road    

S.L. Lewis Elementary School    Love T. Nolan Elementary School    2.5 miles

6201 Connell Road    2725 Creel Road    

Spalding Drive Elementary School    North Springs UMC    2.5 miles

130 W. Spalding Drive    7770 Roswell Road

Woodland Elementary School    Fulton County North Annex    2.2 miles

1130 Spalding Drive    7741 Roswell Road

North Springs High School    Fulton County North Annex    0.6 miles

7447 Roswell Road    7741 Roswell Road
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