Special Election Feb. 27, 2024


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 7, 2024

Feb. 27, 2024

Irmo residents choose new council member in special election.

Irmo, South Carolina: The Town of Irmo will hold a special election on Tuesday, February 27, 2024, to fill the vital role of council member left vacant by former council member and current Mayor Bill Danielson. This election will allow residents to choose who will represent their voices and help shape the future of Irmo.

Candidates running in the election are George Frazier and Gabriel Penfield.

Early voting will begin on Feb. 12, 2024, and go through to February 23, 2024. Early voting for Lexington County will be held at 605 West Main Street, Suite C, Lexington, SC 29072, and will be open from 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m., Monday through Friday (closed Saturday and Sunday). Early voting for Richland County will be held at 2020 Hampton Street, Columbia, SC 29204, and will be open from 8:30 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday through Friday (closed Saturday and Sunday).

Registered voters who cannot Vote Early or who qualify to vote Absentee may request an Absentee Application by phone, mail, or in person. By law, the ballots will be mailed. The Richland County Voter Registration office address is 2020 Hampton Street, Columbia, SC 29204, and can be contacted by phone at (803) 576-2240. The Lexington County Voter Registration office address is 605 W. Main Street, Suite C, Lexington SC, 29072, and can be contacted by phone at (803) 785-8361.  Applications must be returned by February 16, 2024, at 5 p.m.

The following precincts and polling places will be open during this election from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. on February 27, 2024:

Lexington County Precincts & Polling Place:

48 - Irmo

Irmo Elementary School (7401 Gibbs Street, Irmo, SC 29063)


54 – Quail Valley

St. Andrews Presbyterian Church (6952 St. Andrews Road, Columbia, SC 29212)


60 – Murraywood (Temporary Location)

St. Andrews Presbyterian Church (6952 St. Andrews Road, Columbia, SC 29212)


Richland County Precincts & Polling Place:

402 – Ballentine 1

Ballentine Community Center (1053 Bird Road, Irmo, SC 29063)


403 – Ballentine 2

Ballentine Community Center (1053 Bird Road, Irmo, SC 29063)


420 – Dutch Fork 2

Ballentine Community Center (1053 Bird Road, Irmo, SC 29063)


431 – Friarsgate 1

Friarsgate Park (1712 Chadford Road, Irmo, SC 29063)


432 – Friarsgate 2 (Temporary Location)

Friarsgate Park (1712 Chadford Road, Irmo, SC 29063)


433 – Old Friarsgate (Temporary Location)

Friarsgate Park (1712 Chadford Road, Irmo, SC 29063)


471 – Parkridge 1

Grace United Methodist (410 Harbison Boulevard, Columbia, SC 29212)


472 – Parkridge 2

Grace United Methodist (410 Harbison Boulevard, Columbia, SC 29212)


494 – Riverwalk (Temporary Location)

Grace United Methodist (410 Harbison Boulevard, Columbia, SC 29212)