Board of Elections

Board of Elections

Hours Monday-Friday
8:30 - 5:00

Physical Address:
298 Fairground Road Spindale, 
NC 28160

Mailing Address:
PO Box 927 Rutherfordton, 
NC 28139

(828)287-6140 Fax

Debbie Bedford

Board Members:
Frances Lockwood, Chairperson
Gail Parton, Secretary
Brian King
Edna Michael
Robert McDowell

The Rutherford County Board of Elections is the county
agency charged with overall responsibility for
administration of the elections process and campaign
finance disclosure in Rutherford County.

We hope you find this site contains useful information that helps
you take a more informed role in the voting process.

Meeting Schedule for Rutherford County Board of Elections
1st Tuesday of each month at 12:30 p.m. at the Board of Elections Office. 
Meetings will only be held if business is scheduled

The Board will also be meeting on September 20, 2019 at 12:30 pm at the Board of Elections office.

Polling places are open on Election Day from 6:30 a.m until 7:30 p.m


Sample Ballots Municipal 2019
Town of Bostic
Chimney Rock Village
Cliffside Sanitary District
Town of Ellenboro
Town of Forest City
Town of Lake Lure
Town of Ruth
Town of Rutherfordton
Town of Spindale

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