2017 Election Information

On this page, you will be able to find important information regarding voter registration deadlines, early voting, and Election Day voting. Please feel free to contact the Board of Elections Office for more information.

November 7, 2017 General Municipal Election Information
Cities of Hephzibah and Blythe

Important Dates

  • August 21 -Qualifying opens at both City Halls at 8:30 AM
  • August 25 -Qualifying closes at 4:30 PM
  • Sept 1 -Last day to advertise intent to run as a write in candidate
  • October 10 -Voter Registration Deadline
  • October 16 -First day for voting by mail and Advance Voting
  • November 3 -Last day for voting by mail and Advance Voting
  • November 7 -Election Date
  • December 5 – Runoff date, if necessary

Other Information

  • The election for 2 City Councilmembers and Mayor of the City of Blythe has been canceled because only one person qualified for each seat.  The unopposed candidates are deemed to have voted for themselves and no election will be held.
  • Advance Voting and Voting by Mail for the City of Hephzibah election will be held beginning Monday, October 16 through Friday, November 3, 2016 in the Board of Elections Office located at 535 Telfair Street, Suite 500, Augusta, Georgia from 8:30 – 5:00.
  • Applications for a ballot by mail may be hand delivered, faxed or emailed  to the Hephzibah City Clerk’s Office or the Board of Elections Office  

  • Sample Ballot
  • Notice of Canceled Election for Blythe
  • List of Qualifying Candidates