RESOLUTION Concerning the Counting of Absentee Ballots
Last updated 10/21/2020 at 4:12pm
Concerning the Counting of Absentee Ballots
WHEREAS, North Carolina General Statute 163-234 authorizes a county board of elections to establish a place and a time between the hours of 2:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. on election day for the counting of absentee ballots; and,
WHEREAS, NCGS 163-234 also authorizes a county board of elections to meet in the board office on election day for the purpose of counting absentee ballots; now,
THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Transylvania County Board of Elections that
1) The Transylvania County Board of Elections shall meet at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 3, 2020 in the office of the Board, 150 South Gaston Street, Brevard, North Carolina, to tabulate absentee ballots.
2) Any voter of the county may attend this meeting and observe the count.
3) The results of the absentee ballot count will not be announced before the close of polls on that day. BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this resolution be published in The Transylvania Times once each week for two weeks prior to the general election to be held on November 3, 2020.
This the 1st day of October 2020.