Hamilton County Board of Elections http://wvxu.org en Elections director Searcy appointed to judgeship http://wvxu.org/post/elections-director-searcy-appointed-judgeship <p></p><p>Hamilton County elections director Amy Searcy has been appointed to a domestic relations court judgeship, effective Monday.</p><p>The incumbent Republican judge, Beth Mattingly, and retired withdrawn as a candidate for re-election.</p> Thu, 29 May 2014 16:23:34 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 27325 at http://wvxu.org Elections director Searcy appointed to judgeship Board of Elections will move to Mt. Airy after 2016 election http://wvxu.org/post/board-elections-will-move-mt-airy-after-2016-election <p>The Hamilton County Board of Elections will move to a new site in Mt. Airy after the 2016 election, thanks to a tie-breaking vote cast Friday by Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted.</p><p>On January 27, the Hamilton County Board of Elections split along party lines on whether to move to the former Mercy Mt. Airy Hospital site, recently acquired for free from Catholic Health Partners.</p> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 21:01:47 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 23418 at http://wvxu.org Poll worker voted twice in November, board of elections says http://wvxu.org/post/poll-worker-voted-twice-november-board-elections-says <p>A poll worker at an Avondale polling place who is alleged to have voted twice last in November’s election has been referred to the Hamilton County prosecutor for possible prosecution.</p><p>The county board of elections – two Democrats and two Republicans - voted unanimously Tuesday to send the case of veteran poll worker Ellen Duncan of Avondale to the prosecutor.</p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 13:10:20 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 23023 at http://wvxu.org Crime lab going to Mt. Airy, with or without board of elections http://wvxu.org/post/crime-lab-going-mt-airy-or-without-board-elections <p>The Hamilton County coroner will get a long-awaited and expanded crime lab after the Hamilton County commissioners today accepted a gift of the former Mercy Mt. Airy Hospital.</p><p>Whether or not the Hamilton County Board of Elections goes along to the Kipling Road building remains to be seen.</p><p>The commissioners had until the end of the month to decide whether or not to accept Catholic Health Partner’s offer of the 500,000 square foot building and the surrounding land.</p> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 18:59:49 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 22451 at http://wvxu.org Howard Wilkinson talking about a possible move for the Hamilton County BOE http://wvxu.org/post/howard-wilkinson-talking-about-possible-move-hamilton-county-boe <p>WVXU Political Reporter talks about all the discussion pro and con when it comes to moving the Hamilton County Board of Elections out of downtown.</p><p></p> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 15:43:48 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 22437 at http://wvxu.org Howard Wilkinson talking about a possible move for the Hamilton County BOE