Accessible Ballot Info for Rome & Floyd County, Georgia Amendments & Referendum, November 2018

Once again, we have partnered with the Rome & Floyd County Elections Board to bring you accessible versions of the state of Georgia’s proposed amendments & referendum, and the ballots for Rome and Floyd County. On this page, you will find audio recordings of the amendments and ballots being read aloud. You will also find visual images of the ballots and text versions of the proposed amendments. We hope that this will assist voters with sensory disabilities & neurodivergent individuals in making their voice heard! Continue through the rest of this page to access these files. If you need any assistance, please contact the Web Mistress at jbaldwin@nwgacil.org .

Audio Files of the Proposed Amendments for Georgia and Rome/Floyd Ballots

The amendments & referendums have been recorded in full versions, and the summaries are included in the ballot audio (as well as each separate amendment/referendum audio). The full text audio files are the entire amendments as proposed on the ballot. The ballots are divided by city & county, and then by district. (Please note that the amendments & referendums are for the entire state of Georgia, not just Rome/Floyd County.)

PLEASE NOTE: If you are using a screen reader to access this, simply select the links to the information you are interested in hearing. A new window will open and you may select the Play button to hear the audio. When you are finished, use the Back feature on your device to return to this list of audio files.

Full Amendments

Introduction to the Proposed Amendments

Amendment 1

Amendment 2

Amendment 3

Amendment 4

Amendment 5

Referendum A & B

Introduction to the Referendums

Referendum A

Referendum B

City of Rome Ballots

City of Rome, District 12 Ballot

City of Rome, District 13 Ballot

City of Rome, District 14 Ballot

Floyd County Ballots

Floyd County, District 12 Ballot

Floyd County, District 13 Ballot

Floyd County, District 14 Ballot

Text Versions of the Proposed Amendments & Referendums for Georgia and the Rome/Floyd Ballots

Clicking the buttons below that correspond to the file you want to view will open the file in a new window. The ballots are in .pdf format, and the amendments & referendums are in plain text.

PLEASE NOTE: If you are using a screen reader to access this, simply select the links to the information you are interested in hearing. A new window will open and your screen reader will begin reading the text, but only for the amendments & referendums. (Depending on how you are accessing this site, a file may also download.) When you are finished, use the Back feature on your device to return to this list of files.

Amendments & Referendums

Amendment 1

Amendment 2

Amendment 3

Amendment 4

Amendment 5

Referendum A

Referendum B

 

City and County Ballots

City of Rome, 12th District

City of Rome, 13th District

City of Rome, 14th District

Floyd County, 12th District

Floyd County, 13th District

Floyd County, 14th District


 

We truly hope that these audio and text files are helpful to you. Please share this page anywhere you deem helpful, so that we can make the ballots in Rome & Floyd County as accessible as possible to people with disabilities. Now…get out there and VOTE!

*These audio recordings were created and produced by Jill Baldwin, IL Project Coordinator. Jill would like to thank her mother, Brenda Gail Baldwin, long-time radio personality in the Rome & Floyd County area beginning in the 1970s; this project is in her beloved memory. May her legacy never end.

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