Qualified Candidates for March 16, 2021 Special Election- Council Member

Notice is hereby given that a Special Election will be held in the City of Clarkston on Tuesday, March 16, 2021, to fill the unexpired term on the City Council; said term expires December 31, 2021.  

Today, 1-20-2021, 4:30p was the final day for qualifying for the March 16 Special Election - Council

Qualified Candidates ( as of 1-20-2021 -4:30pm) 
Mark W. Perkins
Dean Moore
Shana "Tiny" McAllister

Qualifying Closed at 1-20-2021, 4:30pm 

Voting will take place at the two precincts: Clarkston First Baptist Church Family Life Center at 4007 Church Street, and the Clarkston Community Center at 3701 College Ave, from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.   Any person who is a resident of the City of Clarkston and who is registered at least thirty (30) days prior to this election with the DeKalb County Board of Registrations and Elections as an elector within the City of Clarkston shall be eligible to vote in this election.  Deadline for voter registration is February 16, 2021.         

QUALIFYING NOW CLOSED Persons wishing to qualify for this election may file a Notice of Candidacy with the Municipal Election Superintendent at Clarkston City Hall Annex, 1055 Rowland Street, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily, beginning on Monday, January 18, 2021 to Wednesday, January 20, 2021.  The Qualifying fee for  Council is $360. Note: Monday. 1-18-20201 is a City Holiday, but City Clerk will be onsite to qualify candidates. 

Application for absentee ballots may be made by mail or in person to the Absentee Ballot Clerk, DeKalb County Elections Division, 4380 Memorial Drive, Decatur, GA 30032, 404-298-4020.  

This notice is given pursuant to Chapter 21 of the Official Code of Georgia, as amended, pertaining to municipal elections, this December 17, 2020.    

Qualifying Forms/Packets will be available/posted for download on January 14, 2021. 

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