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NOTICE OF PRECLEARANCE ACTIVITY THE VOTING RIGHTS
ACT OF 1965, AS AMENDED
Notice Date 12/06/2010
This periodic notice of activity regarding voting changes submitted under Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act is issued pursuant to the Attorney General's Procedures for the Administration of Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act (Part 51 of Title 28 of the Code of Federal Regulations). The Attorney General has 60 days from the date of receipt to respond to each submission of voting changes. We invite persons interested in pending submissions to submit comments and information, in writing or by telephone,to the Voting Section of the Civil Rights Division at the earliest possible date to assure that they may be considered during the 60 - day review period. Telephone 1-800-253-3931 or (202) 307-2385, or write to: Voting Section, Civil Rights Division, Room 7254 - NWB, Department of Justice, 950 Pennsylvania Ave, NW, Washington, D.C. 20530 (the envelope and first page should be marked "Comment under Section 5").

Notices of submission activity can also be accessed on the Internet directly at www.usdoj.gov/crt/voting/sec-5/notices.htm or from the Department of Justice Home Page at www.usdoj.gov. Click on Legal Documents, which is listed under
Publications & Documents, and then select Notice of Section 5 Submission Activity from the options listed under the Civil Rights Division.

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The following is a list of submissions of voting changes, additional information regarding pending submissions, and withdrawals of submitted voting changes received by the Attorney General with the date of receipt of each. The submissions are grouped by state with statewide submissions listed first, followed by submissions made by counties, and then submissions by sub-county jurisdictions. The list also identifies objections, requests for the Attorney General to reconsider objections, and filings of declaratory judgment actions, with their respective dates.


ALABAMA County:  Lee
Subjurisdiction:  Opelika
Submission Number:  2010-4418
Action Date:  12/01/2010
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Montgomery
Subjurisdiction:  Montgomery
Submission Number:  2010-4423
Action Date:  12/01/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Randolph
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4432
Action Date:  12/03/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

ALABAMA County:  Winston
Subjurisdiction:  Haleyville
Submission Number:  2010-4362
Action Date:  11/29/2010
Annexation
Related submission received

ALABAMA County:  Winston
Subjurisdiction:  Haleyville
Submission Number:  2010-4420
Action Date:  11/29/2010
Annexation
Submission received

ALASKA Borough: 
Subjurisdiction:  Whittier
Submission Number:  2010-4263
Action Date:  12/02/2010
Runoff election (Date set)
Additional information received

ARIZONA County:  Apache
Subjurisdiction:  St. Johns
Submission Number:  2010-4426
Action Date:  12/02/2010
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Cochise
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4168
Action Date:  11/29/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

ARIZONA County:  Cochise
Subjurisdiction:  Benson
Submission Number:  2010-4414
Action Date:  11/30/2010
General election
Primary election
Submission received

ARIZONA County:  Pinal
Subjurisdiction:  Eloy
Submission Number:  2010-4350
Action Date:  11/30/2010
Annexation
Related submission received

ARIZONA County:  Pinal
Subjurisdiction:  Eloy
Submission Number:  2010-4422
Action Date:  11/30/2010
Annexation
Submission received

CALIFORNIA County: 
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4235
Action Date:  12/01/2010
Voter registration
Initiative, referendum, recall procedures
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Barrow
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4431
Action Date:  12/03/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Camden
Subjurisdiction:  St. Marys
Submission Number:  2010-4424
Action Date:  11/26/2010
Annexation
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Dekalb
Subjurisdiction:  Chamblee
Submission Number:  2010-4198
Action Date:  12/02/2010
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

GEORGIA County:  Lowndes
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4427
Action Date:  11/29/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Notice of withdrawal

GEORGIA County:  Lowndes
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4427
Action Date:  11/29/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

GEORGIA County:  Lowndes
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4428
Action Date:  12/02/2010
Precinct (Realignment)
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Lowndes
Subjurisdiction:  Valdosta
Submission Number:  2010-4429
Action Date:  12/02/2010
Precinct (Realignment)
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Location changed)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Oconee
Subjurisdiction:  Watkinsville
Submission Number:  2010-4386
Action Date:  11/29/2010
Annexation
Related submission received
Expedited Consideration Requested

GEORGIA County:  Oconee
Subjurisdiction:  Watkinsville
Submission Number:  2010-4421
Action Date:  11/29/2010
Annexation
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  East Baton Rouge
Subjurisdiction:  Shenandoah Estates Crime Prevention & Improvement District
Submission Number:  2010-4413
Action Date:  11/30/2010
Special election procedures (Tax)
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Franklin
Subjurisdiction:  Gilbert
Submission Number:  2010-4410
Action Date:  11/29/2010
Annexation
Submission received

LOUISIANA Parish:  Orleans
Subjurisdiction:  Broadmoor Neighborhood Improvement District
Submission Number:  2010-3121
Action Date:  12/01/2010
Method of election
Districting plan
Response to Requested Information

LOUISIANA Parish:  St. Tammany
Subjurisdiction:  Slidell
Submission Number:  2010-4416
Action Date:  11/30/2010
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Pearl River
Subjurisdiction:  Picayune
Submission Number:  2010-4252
Action Date:  11/29/2010
Polling place (Additional location)
Special election procedures (Referendum)
Additional information received

MISSISSIPPI County:  Prentiss
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4411
Action Date:  11/28/2010
Voting method
Submission received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Guilford
Subjurisdiction:  Greensboro
Submission Number:  2010-4430
Action Date:  12/02/2010
Annexation
Designation of annexed area to election district
Submission received

NORTH CAROLINA County:  Hertford
Subjurisdiction:  Tunis Sewer District
Submission Number:  2010-4365
Action Date:  12/03/2010
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Chesterfield
Subjurisdiction:  Pageland
Submission Number:  2010-4417
Action Date:  11/30/2010
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Dillon
Subjurisdiction:  Dillon
Submission Number:  2010-4179
Action Date:  12/02/2010
Annexation
Additional information received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Lee
Subjurisdiction:  Bishopville
Submission Number:  2010-4412
Action Date:  11/28/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Submission received

SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Lee
Subjurisdiction:  Lynchburg
Submission Number:  2010-4316
Action Date:  12/03/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Gonzales
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4400
Action Date:  12/02/2010
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Guadalupe
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4407
Action Date:  11/29/2010
Precinct (Consolidation)
Polling place (Consolidation)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Special election procedures (Vacancy)
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Guadalupe
Subjurisdiction:  Santa Clara
Submission Number:  2010-4433
Action Date:  12/03/2010
Term of office
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Hamilton
Subjurisdiction:  Hico
Submission Number:  2010-4425
Action Date:  12/02/2010
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Harris County Municipal Utility District #153
Submission Number:  2010-4419
Action Date:  12/01/2010
Annexation
Submission received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Harris County Municipal Utility District #304
Submission Number:  2010-4291
Action Date:  12/01/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Voting method
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Harris County Municipal Utility District #304
Submission Number:  2010-4291
Action Date:  12/02/2010
Polling place (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Location changed)
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Voting method
Special election procedures (Bond election)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Harris
Subjurisdiction:  Houston Independent School District
Submission Number:  2010-4378
Action Date:  11/24/2010
Absentee Voting (Hours)
Runoff election (Date set)
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Rockwall
Subjurisdiction:  Rockwall
Submission Number:  2010-4348
Action Date:  11/24/2010
Annexation
Additional information received

TEXAS County:  Travis
Subjurisdiction:  Bee Cave
Submission Number:  2010-4196
Action Date:  12/03/2010
Election administration (County to conduct election)
Special election procedures (Tax)
Additional information received
Expedited Consideration Requested

TEXAS County:  Ward
Subjurisdiction:  Grandfalls
Submission Number:  1993-3775
Action Date:  11/30/2010
Numbered positions adopted
Implementation schedule
Additional information received

VIRGINIA County:  Carroll
Subjurisdiction: 
Submission Number:  2010-4415
Action Date:  11/29/2010
Staggered terms
Term of office (Four years)
General election (Date change)
Submission received

The Attorney General withdrew the objection to the following voting
changes on the date(s) indicated:
SOUTH CAROLINA County:  Orangeburg
Subjurisdiction:  North
Submission Number:  2002-5306
Action Date:  12/03/2010
Annexation

T. Christian Herren, Jr.
Chief, Voting Section

General Information Voting Section
Contact
Toll-free - (800) 253-3931
Telephone - (202) 307-2767
Fax - (202) 307-3961
Email - voting.section@usdoj.gov

By letter to the addresses below:

Mailing Contact
United States Postal Service mail (including certified mail and express mail) should be addressed to:

Voting Section
Civil Rights Division
U.S. Department of Justice
Room 7254 - NWB
950 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, DC 20530

Deliveries by overnight express service (such as Airborne, DHL, Federal Express or UPS) should be addressed to:

Voting Section
Civil Rights Division
U.S. Department of Justice
Room 7254 - NWB
1800 G St., N.W.
Washington, DC 20006
Redistricting Census Information
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