Please see attached and to follow a “Call for Special Election to Fill Vacancy” notice in the Office of City Council Ward 2:
CITY OF CARROLLTON
CALL FOR SPECIAL ELECTION TO FILL VACANCY
IN THE OFFICE OF CITY COUNCIL WARD 2
Notice is hereby given that, in accordance with O.C.G.A. § 21-2-540, a special election shall be held in the City of Carrollton to fill the unexpired term in the office of City Council Ward 2 caused by the resignation of Mike Patterson. The Special Election will be held on March 1, 2016.
Qualifying for the special election shall be held at the Office of Carroll County Election Supervisor, Greg Rigby, 423 College Street, Lower Lobby, County Administration Building, Carrollton, Georgia, beginning Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 8:30 am and ending on Friday, November 20, 2015 at 4:30 pm. Daily hours for qualifying are 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. The qualifying fee shall be $108.00. Qualifications to hold a City Council seat are set forth in the City’s Charter, a copy of which can be obtained from the City’s website http://www.carrollton-ga.gov/.
All persons who are not registered to vote and who desire to vote in the special election may register to vote through the close of business on Monday, February 1, 2016. Early voting will be held February 8 through February 26, 2016 at the Office of Carroll County Election Supervisor, Greg Rigby, 423 College Street, Lower Lobby, County Administration Building, Carrollton, Georgia, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. each day. The special election will be held in all the regular polling places in City Council Ward 2, Carrollton, Georgia. The polls will open at 7:00 a.m. and close at 7:00 p.m. on Election Day.
Should a runoff election be required, such runoff will be held on March 29, 2016.
This call is issued by the City Clerk, City of Carrollton, Georgia.
This 25th day of October, 2015
City of Carrollton, Georgia
Publish: October 25, 2015