Bibb County voters will decide penny tax in Nov. 2 special election

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Bibb County voters will have the chance to vote on an Other Local Option Sales Tax on November 2. If approved the OLOST would add an extra penny onto a bill for anything purchased in Macon-Bibb. Macon-Bibb County Mayor Lester Miller says the county would collect around $30 million dollars to go toward public safety and boost the local economy.

In-person, advanced voting starts on Tuesday, October 12th and ends on October 29th. Voters can cast an early ballot at two location, Monday- Friday, 8:30am – 5:30pm:

  • Board of Elections Office at 2525 Pio Nono Avenue
  • Elaine Lucas Senior Center at 132 Willie Smokie Glover Drive (Carolyn Crayton Park)

Advanced voting will also take place on Saturday, October 16th and Saturday, October 23rd from 9:00am to 5:00pm at both locations.

On Election Day, November 2nd, voters will need to cast a ballot at their voting precinct.

 

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