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Can a business sell alcohol on Election Day?

Yes.  Please see Rockdale County Code, Section 10-53 below.

Sec. 10-53. Sale of alcohol on election days permitted.

Pursuant to the delegation of authority granted to the county by O.C.G.A. § 3-3-20(b)(2)(A), the sale by licensees of alcoholic beverages, distilled spirits, wine, and malt beverages shall be lawful during the polling hours of any election; however, nothing in this section shall authorize the sale of alcoholic beverages within 250 feet of a polling place during such time as the polls are open.
(Code 1978, § 7-2023)
Cross references: Elections, ch. 34.