Voting info for Savannah, Guyton, Richmond Hill and Walthourville runoffs

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SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – The runoff date for elections in Georgia is Dec. 3, and WSAV has what you need to know to cast your vote.

In the Coastal Empire, there are runoff races in Savannah, Guyton, Richmond Hill and Walthourville:

Savannah Mayor

  • Eddie DeLoach (incumbent)
  • Van Johnson

Savannah District 6 Alderman

  • Kurtis Purtee
  • Tony Thomas (incumbent)

Guyton Council Post 1

  • Tamela Mydell
  • T. Marshall Reiser

Guyton Council Post 2

  • Andy Harville
  • Hursula Pelote

Richmond Hill Council Post 4

  • Les Fussell (previously appointed)
  • Steve Scholar

Walthourville Council Post 3

  • Renee Anderson Hemingway
  • Bridgette Kelly

Walthourville Council Post 5

  • Sarah “Betty” Hayes
  • Vincent Pray (incumbent)

Voters can confirm their registration by visiting the Secretary of State’s website here or contacting their county election office directly (contact numbers listed below).

According to the Chatham County Voter Registration Office, absentee voting by mail will end on Nov. 27. Requests may be submitted by mail, email, fax or in person.

Voters must file a separate application for the run-off election for which they are requesting an absentee ballot (except for voters who are over the age of 65 or disabled, a military service member or spouse of a service member, or an overseas citizen).

Take a look through in-person early voting locations and additional details:


Main Office (1117 Eisenhower Dr., Suite E)

  • Nov. 19 – 27: Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Sunday, Nov. 24: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Civic Center (301 W Oglethorpe Ave.)

  • Monday, Nov. 25 – Wednesday, Nov. 27 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Bull Street Library (2002 Bull St.)

  • Monday, Nov. 25 – Wednesday, Nov. 27 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Questions can be directed to the Chatham County Voter Registration office at or 912-790-1520.


Council chambers of city hall (310 Central Blvd.)

  • Monday, Nov. 25 – Wednesday, Nov. 27 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Polling place on Election Day will remain Room 503 (Leisure Services Community Room) at the Guyton Public Safety Complex (505 Magnolia Street).

Any questions can be forwarded to the Effingham County Board of Elections & Registration at 912-754-8030.

Richmond Hill

Advance voting will take place at J.W. Stevens Wetlands Education Center in J.F. Gregory Park (500 Cedar St.) from Tuesday, Nov. 19 through Wednesday, Nov. 27 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

On Election Day, polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Richmond Hill Superintendent of Elections Dawnne Greene can be contacted at or at 912-756-3345.


Early voting will be held on Thursday, Nov. 28 and Friday, Nov. 29 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the courthouse (100 Main St.).

On Election Day, voting will take place from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the police station (192 Talmadge Rd. B).

To see a full list of 2019 local election results, CLICK HERE.

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