Election Notice – November 6, 2018

/Election Notice – November 6, 2018
Election Notice – November 6, 20182018-09-27T15:21:10+00:00

NOTICE OF ELECTION
Federal and State General Election,
November 6, 2018

To the voters of Rhea County, TN, notice is hereby given pursuant to TCA 2-12-111(a) that a Federal and State General Election will be held Tuesday, November 6, 2018, between the hours of 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. at all appropriate precincts in Rhea County, TN, for the following offices:

FEDERAL AND STATE GENERAL ELECTION

Governor – four-year term (2019-2023)

U.S. Senate – six-year term (2019-2025)

U.S. House of Representatives, Fourth District – two-year term (2019-2021)

Tennessee House of Representatives, 31st District – two-year term (2019-2021)

NOTICE OF ELECTION OFFICE LOCATION

The Rhea County Election Commission is located at 125 Court St., Suite 1, Dayton, TN 37321, phone 423-775-7816, fax 423-775-7880, email tomdavis@rheavote.com.

The office is open Monday – Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The office will be closed in observance of:

Labor Day, Monday, September 3, 2018

Columbus Day, Monday, October 8, 2018

NOTICE TO ELDERLY VOTERS OR VOTERS WITH DISABILITIES

Any elderly voter (age 60 or older) or voter with a disability whose polling place is inaccessible may vote early, by absentee ballot, or at the election commission office on Election Day (TCA 2-3-109 (e)(1).

If voters choose to vote at the election commission office on Election Day, they must submit an affidavit to the election commission office no later than Saturday, October, 27, 2018, stating that their designated polling place is not accessible. For more information contact the Rhea County Election Commission.

 

PHOTO ID REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL VOTERS

Tennessee state law re quires all voters voting in person to present a federal or a State of Tennessee-issued photo identification containing the voter’s name and photograph. For more information contact our office at 423-775-7816 or visit the Tennessee Division of Elections website at http://tn.gov/sos/election/index.htm.

Sample Ballot - November 6, 2018

Rhea County Election Commission

Linda Pendergrass – Chairman                                   125 Court St., Suite 1

Kathleen Garrison – Secretary                                    Dayton, TN 37321

Skip Griffin – Member                                               Phone (423) 775-7816

Hurley Marsh – Member                                             Fax (423) 775-7880

Frank Snyder – Member                                             Email  tomdavis@rheavote.com

 

Tom Davis – Administrator of Elections

Felicia Goodman – Deputy Administrator