PICKENS COUNTY ELECTION & CANDIDATE INFO 2021
General Election November 2 | Advance Voting October 12 - 29

2021 MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS

Municipal election on November 2, 2021 for the Cities of Jasper and Nelson and Town of Talking Rock.
Only registered voters living in the city limits of these municipalities can vote during this election.

Qualifying candidates are:

CITY OF JASPER

City of Jasper Seal

COUNCIL POST 1
Sonny Proctor (Incumbent)
Ryan O’Dea

COUNCIL POST 2
Anne Sneve (Incumbent)
Unopposed


Jasper Sample Ballot 11-2-21

CITY OF NELSON

City of Nelson Seal

MAYOR
Sylvia Green (Incumbent)
Unopposed

COUNCIL MEMBER AT LARGE
(Vote for Two)

Terry Johnson
James Queen (Incumbent)
Michael Brown
William Taylor

Susan Johnston (Incumbent) WITHDRAWN 10/1/21

Nelson Sample Ballot 11-2-21

TOWN OF TALKING ROCK

Town of Talking Rock Seal

COUNCIL POST 1
Steven Lewis
Andrea Watson (Incumbent)

COUNCIL POST 2
Cheryl Sams
Anthony Hawf (Incumbent)

COUNCIL POST 4
James Bryant, Jr. (Incumbent)
Kenneth Darrell Cain

Talking Rock Sample Ballot 11-2-21

Eligible voters may vote as follows:

October 4, 2021: Last day to register to vote for this election.
Verify your voting registration at Georgia Secretary of State's Voter Information website.

October 12-29, 2021: Advance in-person voting will be at the Pickens County Community Center, 1329 Camp Rd., Jasper, GA, 30143.

Dates and times:
Tuesday-Friday, October 12-15  |  8 am - 5 pm
Saturday, October 16  |  9am - 4 pm
Monday-Friday, October 18-22  |  8 am - 5 pm
Saturday, October 23  |  9am - 4 pm
Monday-Friday, October 25-29  |  8 am - 5 pm

Mail-in absentee ballot applications can be requested now and no later than October 22, 2021. Request online at online at www.mvp.sos.ga.gov/MVP/mvp.do. Absentee ballot applications received after October 22, 2021, will not be processed.

Absentee ballots will be mailed out by the Pickens County Board of Elections and Registration no earlier than October 11, 2021. Applications can be returned by mail, fax, email (as an attachment), or in-person to the Pickens County Board of Elections and Registration, 83 Pioneer Rd, Jasper, GA 30143.

Completed absentee ballots will be mailed, or placed by the voter or other qualified party, in the absentee ballot drop box located inside Pickens County Board of Elections and Registration, 83 Pioneer Rd., Jasper, GA, 30143. Completed absentee ballots that are mailed must be received by November 2, 7 pm. The absentee ballot drop box will be accessible only during advance in-person voting and only inside at the Pickens County Board of Elections and Registration as follows:

Tuesday-Friday, October 12-15  |  8 am - 5 pm
Saturday, October 16  |  9am - 4 pm
Monday-Friday, October 18-22  |  8 am - 5 pm
Saturday, October 23  |  9am - 4 pm
Monday-Friday, October 25-29  |  8 am - 5 pm

November 2, 2021 – General Election will be held at the following precincts polls and will be open from 7 am to 7 pm:

CITY OF JASPER
Jasper Police Department
55 Dixie Street, Suite C
Jasper, GA, 30143

CITY OF NELSON
Nelson City Hall
1985 Kennesaw Avenue
Nelson, GA, 30151

TOWN OF TALKING ROCK
Talking Rock Community Center
4675 Highway 136W
Talking Rock, GA, 30175

November 30, 2021 – Run-off election will be held should one be required.

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Pickens County Board of Elections and Registration

83 Pioneer Road
Jasper, GA 30143
(706) 253-8781

Hours: Monday through Friday 8 am to 5 pm

Ms. Stacey Godfrey
Elections and Registration Supervisor
sagodfrey@pickenscountyga.gov

Mrs. Rhonda Waggoner
Elections and Registration Assistant
rwaggoner@pickenscountyga.gov