ELECTION NOTICE FOR USE WITH THE FEDERAL WRITE-IN ABSENTEE BALLOT (FWAB)
Issued by the Holmes County Board of Elections
(R.C. 3511.16)

n  Updated notification

Note: Only one candidate filed for Judge of the Municipal Court, so there will be no Primary Election.

 

May 7, 2019 Special Election

Local Questions and Issues

Number

Title

Precincts

 1

Proposed Tax Levy (Additional)

Garaway Local School District

A majority affirmative vote is necessary for passage.

 

Shall a levy be imposed by the Garaway Local School District for the purpose of providing for the emergency requirements of the School District in the sum of $1,003,982 and a levy of taxes to be made outside of the ten-mill limitation estimated by the county auditor to average 4 mills for each one dollar of valuation, which amounts to $0.40 for each one hundred dollars of valuation, for a period of 10 years, commencing in 2019, first due in calendar year 2020?

 

(Overlap from Tuscarawas County into Coshocton and Holmes counties)

003/2&3 Garaway LSD portions of

003 Clark Township

 

INSTRUCTIONS TO VOTER FOR INDICATING YOUR CHOICES ON A
FEDERAL WRITE-IN ABSENTEE BALLOT (FWAB):

To complete a Federal Write-In Absentee Ballot (FWAB), go to www.fvap.gov.  You have the option of downloading a blank, hard copy FWAB to complete by hand, or proceeding through electronic completion of the FWAB using the website’s FWAB Wizard.

The first page of the FWAB is a Voter Declaration/Affirmation you must complete in order for your ballot to count.

After completing the Voter Declaration/Affirmation, use the initial election notice issued on the 100th day before the election and the updated election notice issued on the 45th day before the election as a guide to:

(1) write the name of each candidate or issue contest for which you are casting a vote and then
(2) write the name of your choice of candidate or choice for or against an issue.

After you have completed the FWAB, you must PRINT the ballot and MAIL it to your county board of elections at this address:  Holmes County Board of Elections, 75 E. Clinton St., Ste. 108, Millersburg OH 44654.  A complete listing of all county board of elections mailing addresses and contact information is available at http://www.sos.state.oh.us/SOS/elections/electionsofficials/boeDirectory.aspx#dir.

Do not send your ballot via e-mail or fax; Ohio law prohibits electronic transmission of a voted ballot.