Early voting starts today in the first election for the new consolidated Macon and Bibb County government.
Starting at 8:30 a.m., people could vote at the county board of election office at 2445 Pio Nono Ave. Voting each day ends at 5:30 p.m.
On the ballot are six candidates to become the first mayor of Macon-Bibb and nine county commission races. People can vote only on the race for the district where they live.
Early voting ends Friday, Sept. 13.
There will also be one day of Saturday voting on Sept. 7.
Election Day is Sept. 17.