With the Nov. 6 Election Day fast approaching, voters are trying to beat the long lines at the polls.
Through Thursday, 58,338 voters had cast early ballots in DeKalb County, according to the DeKalb Voter Registration and Elections Office. That's 12.4 percent of the county's 470,065 registered voters.
If you have a hard time getting away from work to vote, consider Saturday voting. Registered voters can cast ballots from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, at these three locations.
- DeKalb Voter Registration & Elections Office at 4380 Memorial Drive, Suite 300, Decatur 30032. This site has special provisions for seniors and disabled citizens.
- South DeKalb - Community Achievement Center Inc. at 4522 Flat Shoals Parkway, Decatur 30034.
- Tucker Recreation Center at 4898 LaVista Road, Tucker 30084.
From Oct. 29 to Nov. 2, these other polls will be open for early voting.
- Clark Harrison Building, 330 W. Ponce de Leon Ave., Room A, Decatur 30030.
- Chamblee Civic Center, 3540 Broad St., Chamblee 30341
- Berean Christian Church Community Center, 2440 Young Road, Stone Mountain 30088.
No early voting will be allowed on Saturday, Nov. 3, or Monday, Nov. 5.
For more information, go to the DeKalb County Elections Office webpage.