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Taylor County Canvassing Board Schedule

2024 Primary
Includes Logic & Accuracy Testing, Vote-by-Mail Canvassing, Ballot Duplication, Certification of Election Results, Post-Election Audit


Notice is hereby given that the Taylor County Canvassing Board will convene on the following dates and times at the Supervisor of Elections office located at 433 U S 19 N, Perry, Florida. These meetings of the Taylor County Canvassing Board are in accordance with requirements laid out in the Florida Elections Laws for the 2024 Presidential Preference Primary Election.

In accordance with The Sunshine Law of Florida, all Canvassing Board meetings are open to the public.

Note: Persons are advised that if they wish to appeal any decision made at this meeting, they will need a record of the proceedings and for such purpose, they may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based per Section 286.0105, Florida Statutes.


Honorable Greg Parker, Circuit Judge
Honorable Dana Southerland, Supervisor of Elections
Honorable Pam Feagle, County Commissioner
Honorable Jim Moody, County Commissioner (Alternate)
Taylor County Supervisor of Elections Seal

Taylor County Canvassing Board Schedule
2024 PRIMARY ELECTION - August 20, 2024




Public Logic & Accuracy Test

July 26, 2024 (Friday)

9:00 am

Begin Canvassing Mail Ballots

July 31, 2024 (Wednesday)

2:00 pm

Canvassing Mail Ballots continued

August 13,  2024 (Tuesday)

10:00 am

Election Day – Primary

August 20, 2024


Canvassing Mail Ballots continued

August 20, 2024 (Tuesday)

10:00 am

Canvassing Mail Ballots continued

August 20, 2024 (Tuesday)

6:00 pm

The above meeting will continue until the 7:00 pm deadline for all mail ballots to be received.


Canvass Provisional/Cured Ballots

August 22, 2024 (Thursday)

5:00 pm

1st Unofficial Results Certification (due Friday, August 23, 2024 @ noon)

August 22, 2024 (Thursday)

5:00 am

2nd Unofficial Results Certification (due Sunday, August 25, 2024 @ 3pm (only if recount conducted)

August 25, 2024 (Sunday)
(only if recount conducted)

9:00 am

Official Certification Results due Wednesday, August 28, 2024 @ noon)

August 22, 2024 (Thursday)
(only if recount not conducted)

5:00 pm

Canvassing Board will select a precinct/race for Post-Election Audit to be conducted

August 22, 2024 (Thursday)

5:00 pm

Begin Post-Election Manual Audit

August 29, 2024 (Thursday)

9:00 am

Deadline: Post-Election Voting Systems Audit to be made public

September 4, 2024 (Wednesday)


Results of Post-Election Manual Audit due to Division of Elections

September 19, 2024 (Thursday)



Please note that if all ballots have been canvassed and there has been no recount and all overseas ballots have been received the canvassing board will sign both the 1st Unofficial Certification and the Official Certification on the same date as well as conduct random selection of precinct/race to be audited.

Dana Southerland, Supervisor of Elections, Taylor County
433 U.S. 19 N., Perry, FL, 32347 P.O. Box 1060, Perry, FL 32348

PHONE: (850) 838 - 3515 FAX: (850) 838 - 3516 M-F, 8am - 5pm