Today, Friday, June 17, is the last day you can vote early in the runoff for the general primary election. The polls close today at 7 p.m.

Election day for the primary runoff is Tuesday, June 21. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

If you vote today, you can go to one of four advance voting locations to cast your ballot in person on the machines, or to drop off your paper advance/absentee ballot in the secure dropbox inside each location.

Four locations will be open for early and advance voting:

Elections & Registration Office
Historic Courthouse

121 S. McDonough Street, Jonesboro

South Clayton Recreation Center

1837 McDonough Road, Hampton

Carl Rhodenizer Recreation Center

3499 Rex Road, Rex

Virginia Burton Gray Recreation Center

1475 East Fayetteville Road, Riverdale

If you vote on Tuesday, you will go to your neighborhood precinct to cast your ballot in person. Log into your My Voter Page at to check your registration status and your polling location.

Votes will be “computed and canvassed” after the polls close on Tuesday, June 21, from 7 p.m. until complete. The count takes place at the Clayton County Elections Center, 7946 N. McDonough Street, Jonesboro. The public is invited to observe. You will be asked to sign an oath stating that you will not disrupt the proceedings and no electronics are allowed inside.

As always, if you see any suspected fraudulent activity at the polls, you can report it to the Georgia Voter Fraud Hotline at (877) 725-9797. A state elections investigator may interview you for more information. If your claim is substantiated, the State Elections Board will decide whether to take further action, including referral of your complaint to the state attorney general’s office for possible prosecution.

For more information, visit the Clayton County Board of Elections and Registration‘s website or call (770) 477-3372. Military and overseas (UOCAVA) voters can e-mail

Robin Kemp is executive editor and CEO of The Clayton Crescent, which she founded in 2020. She has worked for Gambit, CNN, The Weather Channel, Clayton News, Henry Herald, and numerous freelance outlets....

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