Dekalb - – DeKalb County Chief Executive Officer Burrell Ellis recently announced the creation of Georgia’s first Accessible-only Absentee Poll to be opened at DeKalb County Board of Registration & Elections main location, 4380 Memorial Drive in Decatur. The Accessible-only Absentee Poll will open for business when early voting begins on Monday, Feb. 13. This early voting poll for the March 6 Presidential Preference Primary and Special Election is designed to accommodate the special needs of voters with disabilities and senior citizens. The creation of an accessible-only absentee poll allows the county to offer enhanced services, such as assistance and appointments, to more efficiently serve citizens.
Enhanced services that will be offered at the poll include:
o Ambassadors who will help with the check-in process to minimize time voters will have to stand