Early voting goes until Feb. 25 at three locations.


— Hamilton County Election Commission

700 River Terminal Road

Chattanooga, TN 37406

Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-6p.m.

Saturday 10 a.m.-4p.m.


— Brainerd YFD

1010 North Moore Road

Chattanooga, TN 37411

Monday through Friday (10:00 am - 6:00 pm)

Saturday (10:00 am - 4:00 pm)


— Hixson Community Center

5401 School Drive

Hixson, TN 37415

Monday through Friday (10:00 am - 6:00 pm)

Saturday (10:00 am - 4:00 pm)



All voters must present a federal or Tennessee state ID with the voter's name and photograph. These IDs are acceptable:

— Tennessee driver license with your photo

— United States passport

— Photo ID issued by the Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security

— Photo ID issued by the federal or Tennessee state government

— United States military photo ID



The Hamilton County Election Commissions has implemented new procedures to mitigate concerns over COVID-19. The commissions is encouraging voters to:

— Wear a face mask 

— Practice social distancing

— Bring hand sanitizer

— Bring a blue or black ink pen  (the election commission will provide each voter with single-use ink pens and ballot secrecy folders)

— All election officials are required to wear a mask or a face shield.

— All election officials will answer health screening questions.

— Routine cleaning of commonly used surfaces each day of voting will occur. 

— Early voting sites will have sneeze guards at each clerk's station.

— Floor markers will be in place to ensure social distancing best practices.

— Hand sanitizer will be available in all polling locations.

— Workers will request that voters notify an election official if they exhibit symptoms of COVID-19.

Source: Hamilton County Election Commission