The Municipal Election Commission of the Town of Edgefield announces a General Election for the Town of Edgefield to be Tuesday, July 14, 2020 for Council Wards 2, 4, & 6. These terms will expire April 2024. The precincts and polling places for the election will be: Edgefield #1 - Edgefield Town Gym (380 Church Street), Edgefield #2 - American Legion (314 Penn Street).
Persons desiring to vote in the upcoming election must be registered no later than Sunday, June 14, 2020. To register, one must contact the County Board of Voter Registration. Applications sent by mail will be accepted if postmarked by Monday, June 15, 2020.
At 3:00 p.m. on the day of the election, the Municipal Election Commission will begin its examination of the absentee ballot return envelopes at Edgefield Town Hall, 400 Main Street, Edgefield, SC 29824 (Bacon Street Entrance).
On Thursday, July 16, 2020, at Noon at Edgefield Town Hall, the Municipal Election Commission will hold a hearing to determine the validity of ballots challenged in this election and to certify the election. Any runoff will be held two weeks after the election on Tuesday, July 28, 2020.