AUGUSTA,Ga (WJBF) Some complaints about construction work getting in the way of voters heading to Paine College.
The group I love Augusta was visiting polling sites and shared these pictures of Georgia power cranes working on Druid Park Avenue., with the road blocked and a detour sign.
The group saying this blocked entry to the polling site
The group contracted the Justice Department to complain about voter suppression and the mayor’s office to get the crews to stand down.
” The whole street was blocked off you could not get in and it was like the major artery going into the voting area we contacted the mayors office and we reached out to Georgia powers the southern company and the mayors office reached out to asked them to stand down so we tot it done.
Elections Director Lynn Bailey said she was contracted by the Justice Department about the incident but says the group never contacted her with their complaint.