The Rockdale County Board of Elections is considering relocating nine voting precincts that are in schools to other public locations. The board is considering the move for the protection and safety of students, said Elections Supervisor Cynthia Welch.
Voters are invited to learn more about the proposal on Thursday, Feb. 1, 7 p.m., at the Rockdale Board of Elections Office, 1400 Parker Road, Conyers. The public meeting will be the second conducted. A meeting also was held on Jan. 25.
Voters of the following Rockdale County precincts would be impacted by the change:
Barksdale Elementary School, 596 Oglesby Bridge Road
Hightower Trail Elementary School, 2510 Highway 138 North
Olde Towne Precinct
Pine Street Elementary School, 960 Pine Street
Peeks Chapel Elementary School, 2800 Avalon Parkway
Honey Creek Precinct
Honey Creek Elementary School, 700 Honey Creek Road
J.H. House Elementary School, 2930 Highway 20 North
Flat Shoals Precinct
Flat Shoals Elementary School, 1455
Conyers Middle School, 335 Sigman Road
Heritage High School, 2400 Grandae Road