JONESBORO — The Clayton County Board of Elections and Registration has expanded drop off locations for residents wishing to vote via absentee ballot.

The box at the Elections & Registration Office at 121 South McDonough St. in Jonesboro will remain. Board of Elections officials have added an additional six boxes at the following locations:

♦ Carl Rhodenizer Recreation Center, 3499 Rex Road in Rex.

♦ South Clayton Recreation Center, 1837 McDonough Road in Hampton

♦ Virginia Burton Gray Recreation Center, 1475 East Fayetteville Road in Riverdale

♦ Frank Bailey Senior Center, 6213 Riverdale Road in Riverdale

♦ J. Charley Griswell Senior Center, 2300 Ga. Highway 138 in Jonesboro

♦ Forest Park Branch Library, 4812 West St. in Forest Park.

Voters can drop off their ballots until 7 p.m. Nov. 3. Board of Elections officials noted that all ballot boxes are under 24 hour surveillance.

Voters can track their absentee ballot at

Residents who would like to participate in advanced voting prior to Election Day, can do so at the six locations during the following times:

♦ Monday-Friday, Oct. 19-23, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

♦ Saturday, Oct. 24, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

♦ Sunday, Oct. 25, noon to 5 p.m.

♦ Monday-Friday, Oct. 26-30, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

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