UPDATE: As of last Friday, 12,946 people in Hamilton County had taken advantage of early voting. That’s 8,157 more voters than in 2016, representing a 170 percent increase.
Early voting for the state and federal primary contests began on Friday, July 17 and continues through Saturday, Aug. 1.
Here are the early voting sites:
Brainerd Rec Center, 1010 North Moore Rd. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Saturday hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Election Commission, 700 River Terminal Rd. Hours of operation are 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday. Saturday’s hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Collegedale City Hall, 4910 Swinyar Dr. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. Saturday’s hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Hixson Community Center, 5401 School Drive. Hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday’s hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Hamilton County Election Commission is urging voters to wear a mask and practice social distancing when voting in person. Bring hand sanitizer and a blue or black ink pen.
Thursday July 30, 2020 is the deadline to request an Absentee By-Mail ballot for the August 6 State Primary/County General Election. Click on the link below for more information about absentee ballots:
Click on the link below for a sample ballot: http://elect.hamiltontn.gov/Home/News/tabid/1016/ArticleId/511/Sample-Ballots.aspx