It is the final in person early day in Elbert County for the municipal elections taking place in the cities of Bowman and Elberton
Early voting will be held at each of the respective city halls beginning this morning at 8:30am and lasting until 4:30pm this afternoon
In Bowman, city hall is closed from 12:00pm until 1:00pm for lunch, so no early voting will take place during that time frame.
Running for three vacant council seats in Bowman this election are Incumbent Betty Jo Maxwell, Calvin Bridges, Scott Harpold, Marion Herring, and Rachel Felice.
In the race for Bowman City Mayor, Incumbent Pamela Johnson will square off against current Bowman City Councilman Pete Gibbons.
In the city of Elberton, there is only one contested race, and that is for Ward 5’s seat currently held by Joel Seymour, he will face challenger Mart Clamp.
Mayor Larry Guest, Ward 1 Councilmember Carey Butler, and Rick Prince who is running for Ward 4’s seat are all unopposed heading into the election.
Those unable to vote early today will have Election Day, this Tuesday November the 5th from 7:00am until 7:00pm