PUBLIC MEETING SCHEDULE
OF THE SARASOTA COUNTY CANVASSING BOARD
FOR THE AUGUST 18, 2020
The Sarasota County Canvassing Board for the August 18, 2020 Primary Election is scheduled to meet as follows:
Monday, July 27, 8:30 a.m. – Initial vote-by-mail ballot canvass.
Wednesday, July 29, 9:00 a.m. – Logic and accuracy testing of a random sample of the voting equipment.
Thursday, July 30, 9:00 a.m. – Begin tabulation of vote-by-mail ballots (continue daily as necessary).
Thursday, August 6, 9:00 a.m. – Canvass of vote-by-mail ballots continues.
Friday, August 7, 9:00 a.m. – Canvass of vote-by-mail ballots continues.
Wednesday, August 12, 9:00 a.m. – Canvass of vote-by-mail ballots continues.
Friday, August 14, 9:00 a.m. – Canvass of vote-by-mail ballots continues
Monday, August 17, 3:00 p.m. – Canvass of vote-by-mail ballots continues.
Tuesday, August 18, 5:00 p.m. – Election night canvass.
Thursday, August 20, 5:00 p.m. – Final vote-by-mail and provisional ballot canvass and certification of election.
Tuesday, August 25, 9:00 a.m. – Manual post-election certification audit.
Following the initial vote-by-mail canvass, ballot opening and processing will continue daily (weekdays) as needed, until completed, beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday, July 27. However, no results will be released until after the polls close on August 18.
All meetings will take place at the Office of the Sarasota County Supervisor of Elections, 1st floor, 2001 Adams Lane, Sarasota, Florida, and, in accordance with the Sunshine Law of Florida, are open to the public.
In the event the canvassing board needs additional time to canvass and there is not time to advertise any change in the above schedule, pursuant to §102.141(2), Florida Statutes, notice of change will be posted at SarasotaVotes.com.
Published July 16, 2020