Qualifying Begins Aug. 29 for City Council/Board of Education Races

Qualifying begins Monday, August 29 at 8:30am for Gainesville City Council and Board of Education seats for Wards 2, 3 and 5 for the November 8 election. Qualifying will close at 4:30pm on Wednesday, August 31. All forms must be filed in the Mayor’s Office located at 300 Henry Ward Way, Suite 304. The Qualifying Fees have been set as follows:

Council Member Wards 2, 3 and 5 - $605.03
Board of Education Wards 2, 3 and 5 - $157.93

The last day to register and be eligible to vote in this election will be October 11, 2011.

For more information or an election package call City Clerk Denise Jordan at 770-535-6865.