Call of Special Election to be held May 20, 2014

NOTICE FOR QUALFYING

Notice is hereby given in accordance with O.C.G.A. § 21-2-540 that a special election shall be held in Lowndes County on May 20, 2014, to fill a vacancy in the office of Lowndes County Commissioner representing District 5 formerly held by John Page for a term to expire December 31, 2016.

All persons who are not registered to vote and who desire to register to vote in the special election may register to vote at the office of the Board of Elections located at 2808 North Oak Street, Valdosta, Georgia, through the close of business at 5:00 p.m. on April 21, 2014.

Advance voting will be held beginning on April 28, 2014. Polls will be open on May 20, 2014 from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.

Qualifying for placement on the May 20, 2014 ballot will be from 9:00 a.m. Wednesday, March 12, 2014, through 12:00 noon Friday, March 14, 2014, in the office of the Board of Elections located at 2808 North Oak Street, Valdosta, Georgia.

The qualifying fee is $450.

Candidates shall be listed alphabetically on the ballot. Candidates may choose to designate on the ballot their party affiliation. The party affiliation selected by a candidate shall not be changed following the close of qualifying.

If you have any questions, you may telephone the office of the Board of Elections at 671-2850, telecopy the Board of Elections at fax number 333-5199, email the Board of Elections at elections@lowndescounty.com, or visit the office of the Board of Elections located at 2808 North Oak Street, Valdosta, Georgia, Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

Tiffany Linkswiler
Lowndes County Board of Elections
229-671-2850 (phone)
229-333-5199 (fax)

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