The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be meeting on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 4:00 PM in the Long Leaf Room of the Executive Development Center, located at 1241-A Military Cutoff Road, Wilmington, NC 28405, to conduct regular business and discuss election-related matters. Limited in-person seating will be available.
Those who wish to participate in the meeting telephonically can do so by dialing 1-336-218-2051 at 4:00 PM on Tuesday, May 11. When prompted for the Conference ID press 583 922 692 followed by pound (#) . This meeting will be available for public viewing via Microsoft Teams, those who wish to join the meeting via teleconference can do so by clicking the live stream link here.
New Hanover County Board of Elections Offices were relocated to the county’s Executive Development Center at the Northeast Library, located at 1241-A Military Cutoff Road in Wilmington on May 5, 2021.
Per Session Law 2018-146, county boards of elections in North Carolina are composed of five appointed members. Four members are appointed by the NC State Board of Elections: two Democrats and two Republicans. The Chair is appointed by the Governor. The Board is responsible for the administration of Elections and Related Laws and Rules of North Carolina. The Director, upon recommendation of the Board, is appointed by the State to advise and provide administrative oversight of the elections department. On the Tuesday following the third Monday in August of the year in which they are appointed the county board of elections shall meet and appoint precinct chief judges and judges of elections.
The board may hold other meetings at such times as the chairman of the board, or any two members thereof, may direct, for the performance of duties prescribed by law. A majority of the members shall constitute a quorum for the transaction of board business. The chairman shall notify, or cause to be notified, all members regarding every meeting to be held by the board.
All meetings will be held in the New Hanover County Board of Elections office located at 230 Government Center Drive, Suite 34, Wilmington, NC 28403, unless otherwise indicated in the board meeting notice.
To view a printable version of the board schedule, please click here.