August 8, 2019 Board Meeting Agenda

A special called meeting of the Board of Voter Registration & Elections of Pickens County will be held Thursday, August 8, 2019 at 4:30pm in the Board Room inside the Pickens County Administration Facility (222 McDaniel Ave Pickens, SC 29671).

1. Welcome and Call to Order

2. Invocation

3. Approval of Minutes:

a. July 25, 2019

b. July 30, 2019

4. Public Comment Period

This is an opportunity for citizens to come before the Board with various issues. Each person is limited to 5-minutes of speaking time. Maximum total public comment time is 20 minutes.

5. Motion period for old and new business:

a. Old Business

1. Consider permanently moving the 123 South Pickens Precinct from Lakeview Baptist Church (107 Mauldin Lake Rd Pickens SC 29671) to the Griffin Ebenezer Baptist Church (450 Garvin St, Pickens, SC 29671). This move will affect 1,143 registered voters. All affected registered voters will be mailed a new voter registration card indicating their polling place has permanently changed. Due to school classes being held at the Lakeview Baptist Church and space availability, we were notified by a church official we could no longer use their church as a polling place. The Pickens Forestry Commission Office was chosen in the July 25, 2019 Board meeting; however, we received notice that the Forestry Commission Headquarters in Columbia on August 5, 2019 that we could not use their facility as a polling place.

2. Update on New Voting System Implementation

6. Next Board Meeting Scheduled for September 3, 2019 at 4:30pm.

7. Adjourn

***** This agenda is not inclusive to everything the board may discuss. *****

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