Homer residents will go to the polls June 9 to decide on three issues related to the sale of alcohol.

Early voting for the election will be held through June 5.

Early voting will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Saturday voting will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 30. All early voting will be held at the Elections Office, located at 226 Candler Street, Homer.

The three questions Homer voters will be asked on the ballot are:

•Alcoholic Beverages by the Drink: Shall the governing authority of the Town of Homer be authorized to issue licenses to sell distilled spirits for beverage purposes by the drink, such sales to be for consumption only on the premises? Yes or No

•Sunday Sales of Alcohol by the Drink: Shall the governing authority of the Town of Homer be authorized to permit and regulate Sunday sales of distilled spirits of alcoholic beverages for beverage purpose by the drink? Yes or No

•Sunday Package Sales of Alcohol: Shall the governing authority of the Town of Homer be authorized to permit and regulate package sales by retailers of both malt beverages and wine on Sundays between the hours of 12:30 p.m. and 11:30 p.m.? Yes or No

If you did not receive an absentee ballot application in the mail, they are available on the Banks County Voter Registrar’s website and on the Georgia Secretary of State website. Absentee ballots must be sent back to the voter registrar's office by June 5.

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