Elections Calendar

The March 19, 2019 Special BOE General Obligation School Bond Question

The following question will be presented to all qualified Jackson County voters in the BOE Districts 1-5 on March 19, 2019.  All polling locations will be open from 7:00am – 7:00pm on Election Day.

Advance Voting:  February 25, 2019 – March 15, 2019 | 8:00am – 5:00pm | Monday-Friday

at the Jackson County Elections Office  located at 441 Gordon Street, Jefferson, GA  30549

Voter Registration Deadline: February 19, 2019 | online voter registration: registertovote.sos.ga.gov

QUESTIONS: Phone: 706-367-6377 or email: jelogan@jacksoncountygov.com


JACKSON COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION GENERAL OBLIGATION SCHOOL BOND

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General Obligation School Bonds shall be issued by the Jackson County School District, Georgia in the principal amount not to exceed $52,660,000 (the “Bonds” or the “School Bonds”) for the purpose of (i) acquiring, constructing and equipping a new high school, which may be located in western Jackson County; (ii) acquiring, constructing and equipping new school buildings and other buildings or facilities useful or desirable in connection therewith; (iii) adding to, renovating, repairing, improving, equipping and furnishing East Jackson Middle School; (iv) adding to, renovating, repairing, improving, equipping and furnishing a college and career academy (formerly the Jackson County Comprehensive High School buildings); (v) adding to, renovating, repairing, improving, equipping and furnishing other existing school buildings or other buildings or facilities useful or desirable in connection therewith; (vi) technology and safety improvements, including, but not limited to equipment and infrastructure; (vii) acquiring land to be used as the location of future facilities as the need arises; (viii) acquiring any property necessary therefor, both real and personal; and (ix) paying expenses incident to accomplishing the foregoing, including capitalized interest. Said Bonds, if so authorized, shall be dated as of the date of issuance of said Bonds, shall be in the form of fully registered bonds without coupons, shall be transferable to subsequent owners as therein provided, shall bear interest from date payable semi-annually at such rate or rates not exceeding seven percent (7.0%) per annum in any year, and the principal to mature in the years and in the amounts not to exceed as follows:

Year

Amount

Year

Amount

2026

$6,470,000

2030

$7,860,000

2027

6,790,000

2031

8,255,000

2028

7,130,000

2032

8,670,000

2029

7,485,000




Shall the Jackson County Board of Education be authorized to be issued not exceeding $52,660,000 of Jackson County School district (Georgia) General Obligation School Bonds?

YES or NO

JACKSON COUNTY BOE SPECIAL ELECTION
March 19th, 2019 7AM-7PM

ELECTION DAY VOTING WILL BE AT YOUR NEW COUNTY PRECINCT
CENTRAL JACKSON- HOPE CROSSING CHURCH
NORTH JACKSON- MT. OLIVE BAPTIST CHURCH
WEST JACKSON- NORTHEAST CHURCH
SOUTH JACKSON- THE CHURCH AT SOUTHSIDE

EARLY VOTING
Ponchie Beck Election Center
441 Gordon Street, Jefferso
n

February 25th-March 15th, 2019
  Monday-Friday 8am-5pm 


Braselton Police & Muni Building
5040 Hwy 53

March 11th-15th
Monday-Friday 8am-5pm



Commerce Parks & Rec
204 Carson Street

March 11th-March 15th
Monday-Friday 8am-5pm




Absentee Ballots

Absentee by Mail Ballots are available upon request. The request form can be mailed, faxed 706-367-1193, or emailed jelogan@jacksoncountygov.com

Sample Ballot for the March 19th Special  Election 

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