Morgan County                                         Election Commission
PO Box 266
415 N Kingston St.
Wartburg, TN 37887                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

ELECTION NOTICE

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT ELECTIONS WILL BE HELD IN ALL THE VOTING PRECINCTS IN MORGAN COUNTY, TENNESSEE, TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2016, FOR THE PURPOSE OF CONDUCTING FEDERAL AND STATE GENERAL ELECTIONS. THE CITIES OF SUNBRIGHT AND OLIVER SPRINGS WILL HAVE MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS WITH OLIVER SPRINGS ALSO HAVING A CONSUMPTION ON THE PREMISES REFERENDUM.  ALL VOTING PRECINCTS IN MORGAN COUNTY WILL BE OPEN BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 9 AM AND 8 PM.  BELOW IS THE NAME AND ADDRESS OF EACH VOTING PRECINCT, THE ABSENTEE COUNTING BOARD, AND THE PROVISIONAL COUNTING BOARD IN MORGAN COUNTY, TENNESSEE.

Precinct                                                          Location

1-1 Coalfield                                                   Coalfield Senior Citizens Bldg.- 1600 Coal Hill Rd., Harriman, TN 37748

2-1 Oakdale High                                           Oakdale High School- 225 Clifty St., Oakdale, TN 37829

2-2 Mossy Grove                                            Fellowship Baptist Church- 1822 Morgan County Hwy., Wartburg, TN 37887

2-3 Oakdale                                                    Oakdale City Hall- 204 Queen St.- Oakdale, TN 37829

3-1 Wartburg                                                   Wartburg Civic Center- 1000 Howard St., Wartburg, TN 37887

4-1 Lancing                                                     Faith Missionary Baptist Church-,109 Pemberton St., Lancing, TN 37770

4-2 Deer Lodge                                               Abner-Ross Center- 110 Corine Ave., Deer Lodge, TN 37726

4-3 Chestnut Ridge                                         Chestnut Ridge Fire Dept.- 4744 Nashville Hwy., Deer Lodge, TN 37726

5-1 Sunbright                                                  Sunbright City Hall- 120 Melton Dr., Sunbright, TN 37872

5-2 Burrville                                                    Faith in Grace Missionary Church- 388 Peters Ford Rd., Sunbright, TN 37872

6-1 Kellys                                                        Union Baptist Church- 3615 Knoxville Hwy., Wartburg, TN 37887

6-2 Petros                                                        Petros Seniors Bldg.- 1007 Back Petros Rd., Oliver Springs, TN 37840

Absentee Counting Board                              Morgan County Court House- 415 N. Kingston St., Wartburg, TN 37887

                                                                        (Meet at 4pm November 8, 2016 in Election Office)

Provisional Counting Board                           Morgan County Court House- 415 N. Kingston St., Wartburg, TN 37887

                                                                        (Meet at 1pm November 11, 2016 in Election Office)

If you have any questions about your voting location, please call the Election Commission Office.  Phone:  423-346-3190

THE MORGAN COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSION IS COMMITTED TO SERVICE AND ACCURACY FOR EVERY VOTER

IN ALL ELECTIONS. VOTERS ARE REQUESTED TO PLEASE CONTACT THE ELECTION OFFICE TO ALLEVIATE ANY

DISCREPANCY OR QUESTION REGARDING YOUR REGISTRATION, ADDRESS, OR POLLING PLACE. ADDRESS CHANGES

CAN BE MADE NOW, OR DURING EARLY VOTING, OR ON ELECTION DAY BY COMPLETING A FAIL-SAFE FORM. 

VOTERS MUST VOTE IN THE PRECINCT IN WHICH THEY RESIDE. A MAP OF THE CURRENT DISTRICTS AND PRECINCT

BOUNDARIES CAN BE FOUND AT: www.MorganElections.Com. AT THIS WEBSITE, VOTERS HAVE THE ABILITY

TO CHECK THEIR STATUS AND PRECINCT WITH A MAP OF POLLING PLACE LOCATIONS.  Morgan County Election

Commission:423-346-3190 Alan Bradshaw- Chairman, Ronnie Trout- Secretary, Howard Human, Billy Kries, Mike Gunter.

Tim Sweat, Administrator





NOTICE OF ELECTION

CONSUMPTION ON THE PREMESIS REFERENDUM

TOWN OF OLIVER SPRINGS

NOVEMBER 8, 2016

VOTERS IN THE TOWN OF OLIVER SPRINGS, ROANE-ANDERSON-MORGAN COUNTIES, TENNESSEE:

You are hereby notified that by call of the following petition by ten percent (10%) or more of the registered voters in the city casting a ballot for governor in the last gubernatorial election, a referendum for Consumption on the Premises shall be conducted:

PETITION TO ALLOW A REFERENDUM VOTE ON THE CONSUMPTION OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES ON THE PREMISES IN OLIVER SPRINGS

We, the registered voters of the City of Oliver Springs, TN, do hereby request the holding of a local option election to authorize the legal sale of alcoholic beverages for consumption on the premises in the City of Oliver Springs as provided by law.

NOTICE OF MORGAN COUNTY, TENNESSEE EARLY AND ABSENTEE VOTING

NOVEMBER GENERAL FEDERAL/STATE, SUNBRIGHT MUNICIPAL AND OLIVER SPRINGS MUNICIPAL AND REFERENDUM ELECTIONS TO BE HELD ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2016

THE MORGAN COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSION WILL BE OPEN FOR EARLY VOTING FOR ANY ELIGIBLE VOTER TO CAST A BALLOT BY PERSONAL APPEARANCE AT THE ELECTION COMMISSION OFFICE LOCATED IN THE MORGAN COUNTY COURTHOUSE, ROOM 105, 415 N. KINGSTON ST., WARTBURG, TENNESSEE AS FOLLOWS:

October 19-21ST:  9 A.M.-4 P.M.           ●     SATURDAY-October 22ND: 8 A.M.-12 P.M.

October 24-28th:  9 A.M.-4 P.M.    ●    SATURDAY-October 29th: 8 A.M.-12 P.M.

October 31- November 1st:  9 A.M.-4 P.M.   ●    November 2- November 3rd: 9 A.M.-6 P.M.

THE MORGAN COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSION IS COMMITTED TO SERVICE AND ACCURACY FOR EVERY VOTER IN ALL ELECTIONS. VOTERS ARE REQUESTED TO PLEASE CONTACT THE ELECTION OFFICE TO ALLEVIATE ANY DISCREPANCY OR QUESTION REGARDING YOUR REGISTRATION, ADDRESS, OR POLLING PLACE. ADDRESS CHANGES CAN BE MADE NOW, OR DURING EARLY VOTING, OR ON ELECTION DAY BY COMPLETING A FAIL-SAFE FORM.  VOTERS MUST VOTE IN THE PRECINCT IN WHICH THEY RESIDE. A MAP OF THE DISTRICTS AND PRECINCT BOUNDARIES CAN BE FOUND AT: www.MorganElections.Com. AT THIS WEBSITE, VOTERS ALSO HAVE THE ABILITY TO CHECK THEIR STATUS AND PRECINCT WITH A MAP OF POLLING PLACE LOCATIONS.

REGISTERED VOTERS WHO WILL BE UNABLE TO GO TO THEIR POLLING PLACE ON ELECTION DAY MAY VOTE BY ONE OF THE FOLLOWING METHODS:

  1. 1.     VOTING BY PERSONAL APPEARANCE

BEGINNING OCTOBER 19TH THROUGH NOVEMBER 3RD, A VOTER DESIRING TO VOTE BY PERSONAL APPEARANCE SHALL GO TO THE ELECTION COMMISSION OFFICE, PRESENT A VALID PHOTO ID, SIGN AN APPLICATION TO VOTE, AND CAST THEIR VOTE ON A VOTING MACHINE.  THE LAST DAY TO EARLY VOTE BY PERSONAL APPEARANCE IS THURSDAY NOVEMBER 3RD AT 6 PM.

PHOTO ID REQUIREMENT FOR ALL VOTERS AT POLLS:

All voters must present a Federal or TN State issued photo ID. The ID must contain the voter’s name and photograph.  For more information regarding exceptions, acceptable and non acceptable proof of photo ID, please contact our office or you may visit the Tennessee Division of Elections web site: http://www.GoVoteTN.com .  Acceptable PHOTO IDs include: TN driver license with your photo, Department of Safety and Homeland Security photo ID, TN hand-gun carry permit with your photo, United States Military photo ID, United States Passport, or any photo ID issued by the federal or TN state government (excluding college student IDs). Registered voters that do not have a valid PHOTO ID may add a photo onto an existing driver license or obtain a photo ID for voting purposes at no cost from the Tennessee Department of Safety at any participating driver service center. Also, the Morgan County Clerk office will add a photo onto an existing driver license for a fee.  Under the voter ID law, in order to get a photo ID for voting purposes, voters must show the following documentation to the Driver Service Center examiner: Proof of citizenship (such as a birth certificate); and, two proofs of Tennessee residency (such as copy of a utility bill, vehicle registration/title, or bank statement).   REMEMBER TO BRING YOUR PHOTO ID WITH YOU WHEN YOU APPEAR TO VOTE. THIS APPLIES TO EARLY VOTING AND ELECTION DAY.

  1. 2.     VOTING BY MAIL

IN ORDER TO VOTE ABSENTEE BY MAIL, A VOTER MUST MEET CERTAIN LEGAL QUALIFICATIONS.  A VOTER WHICH REGISTERED OR VOTED PREVIOUSLY IN PERSON, DESIRING TO VOTE ABSENTEE BY MAIL, SHALL IN WRITING OR PRINT OVER HIS SIGNATURE EITHER IN PERSON AT THE ELECTION COMMISSION OFFICE OR BY MAIL, FAX, OR E-MAIL WITH AN ATTACHED DOCUMENT WHICH INLUDES A SCANNED SIGNATURE, REQUEST AN ABSENTEE BALLOT.  SUCH REQUEST FOR AN ABSENTEE BALLOT MAY BE RECEIVED NO EARLIER THAN AUGUST 10, 2016 AND MUST BE RECEIVED NO LATER THAN NOVEMBER 1, 2016 AT 4:00 PM.  THE REQUEST FOR AN APPLICATION CAN SERVE AS AN APPLICATION FOR ABSENTEE BALLOT IF IT CONTAINS THE FOLLOWING:  NAME, ADDRESS OF RESIDENCE, SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER, DATE OF BIRTH, ADDRESS OF DESTINATION OUTSIDE OF COUNTY TO MAIL THE BALLOT (IF REASON FOR VOTING IS OUTSIDE OF COUNTY), THE ELECTION THE VOTER WISHES TO VOTE IN, THE VALID REASON THE VOTER WISHES TO VOTE ABSENTEE, AND THE VOTER’S SIGNATURE.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT EARLY VOTING, PLEASE CONTACT:

MORGAN COUNTY ELECTION COMMISSION                                           ALAN BRADSHAW, CHAIRMAN

PO BOX 266                                                                                                         RONNIE TROUT, SECRETARY

415 N. KINGSTON ST.                                                                                       HOWARD HUMAN, MEMBER

WARTBURG, TN 37887                                                                                     BILLY KRIES, MEMBER

PH. 423.346.3190                                                                                                 MIKE GUNTER, MEMBER

EMAIL: ELECTION@HIGHLAND.NET                                                          TIM SWEAT, ADMINISTRATOR

WEBSITE: MorganElections.Com                                      

 

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