2017 Election Information

On this page, you will be able to find important information regarding voter registration deadlines, early voting, and Election Day voting. Please feel free to contact the Board of Elections Office for more information.

November 7, 2017 General Municipal Election Information
Cities of Hephzibah and Blythe

Important Dates

  • August 21 -Qualifying opens at both City Halls at 8:30 AM
  • August 25 -Qualifying closes at 4:30 PM
  • Sept 1 -Last day to advertise intent to run as a write in candidate
  • October 10 -Voter Registration Deadline
  • October 16 -First day for voting by mail and Advance Voting
  • November 3 -Last day for voting by mail and Advance Voting
  • November 7 -Election Date
  • December 5 – Runoff date, if necessary

Other Information

  • Blythe will be electing a Mayor and 2 City Council Members.  The qualifying fee is $27.00
  • Hephzibah will be electing 3 City Commissioners.  The qualifying fee is $35.00
  • The Board of Elections Office will be conducting all aspects of the elections, except for qualifying the candidates.  
  • If all seats are unopposed in a municipality, there will be no election.
  • Advance Voting will be downtown only.

  • Blythe Qualifying Info
  • Hephzibah Qualifying Info
  • List of Qualifying Candidates