2020 Board Meeting & Election Schedule

The Board meets the first Tuesday of every month, except December, at 4:30 PM in the Board Room of the Pickens County Administration Facility (222 McDaniel Ave., Pickens, SC 29671) or as otherwise determined by the Board.

Meeting dates will be adjusted around holidays and election periods. Special meetings may be called by the Chairperson, acting Chairperson, or majority of the Board, but no special meetings shall be held unless all members and the public are notified 24 hours in advance of such meeting as stated in the SC Freedom of Information Act.

Each regular or special Board meeting will have public comment period. This is an opportunity for citizens to come before the Board with various issues. Citizens who wish to speak during the public comment period do not have to register or signup in advance. Each person is limited to 5-minutes of speaking time. Maximum total public comment time is 20 minutes.

Should any person, group, or organization want to speak about any matter or issue at a regular or special meeting of the Board and believe they may need more than 5-minutes of speaking time, such person, group, or organization should submit a written request to the Executive Director to place such matter on the agenda for the meeting by 12:00 Noon at least seven (7) days prior to the date set for such meeting. The request should state the specific matter or issue to be discussed, who will be speaking, and the amount of time anticipated to discuss the issue.

Below are the planned regular Board meetings and certification hearings for the 2020 Calendar Year. 

Date Time Description Meeting Location
Tuesday, January 7, 20204:30 PMRegular Board MeetingBoard Room
Tuesday, February 4, 20204:30 PMRegular Board MeetingBoard Room
Saturday, February 29, 20207am to 7pmDemocratic PPP ElectionVisit Precincts
Saturday, February 29, 2020 9:00 AMProcessing Absentee BallotsMain Conference Room
Saturday, February 29, 2020 7:00 PMElection Night Vote TabulationDepartment Office
Thursday, March 5, 20209:00 AMBoard of Canvassers MeetingMain Conference Room
Tuesday, April 7, 20204:30 PMRegular Board MeetingBoard Room
Tuesday, May 5, 20204:30 PMRegular Board MeetingBoard Room
Tuesday, June 9, 20207am to 7pmStatewide PrimariesVisit Precincts
Tuesday, June 9, 20209:00 AMProcessing Absentee BallotsDepartment Office
Tuesday, June 9, 20207:00 PMElection Night Vote TabulationDepartment Office
Thursday, June 11, 20201:00 PMProvisional Ballot Hearing & CertificationMain Conference Room
Tuesday, June 23, 20207am to 7pmPrimary Runoff ElectionsVisit Precincts
Tuesday, June 23, 20209:00 AMProcessing Absentee BallotsDepartment Office
Tuesday, June 23, 20207:00 PMElection Night Vote TabulationDepartment Office
Thursday, June 25, 20209:00 AMProvisional Ballot Hearing & CertificationMain Conference Room
Tuesday, July 7, 20204:30 PMRegular Board MeetingBoard Room
Tuesday, August 4, 20204:30 PMRegular Board MeetingBoard Room
Tuesday, September 1, 20204:30 PMRegular Board MeetingBoard Room
Tuesday, October 6, 20204:30 PMRegular Board MeetingBoard Room
Tuesday, November 3, 20207am to 7pm2020 General ElectionVisit Precincts
Tuesday, November 3, 20209:00 AMProcessing Absentee BallotsMain Conference Room
Tuesday, November 3, 20207:00 PMElection Night Vote TabulationDepartment Office
Friday, November 6, 20209:00 AMBoard of Canvassers MeetingMain Conference Room
Tuesday, November 17, 20207am to 7pmClemson Runoff ElectionVisit Precincts
Tuesday, November 17, 20209:00 AMProcessing Absentee BallotsMain Conference Room
Tuesday, November 17, 20207:00 PMElection Night Vote TabulationDepartment Office
Thursday, November 19, 20209:00 AMBoard of Canvassers MeetingMain Conference Room
No Planned Meeting in December
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