CITY OF ATLANTA
A Municipal General Election for the City of Atlanta will be held on November 7, 2017 to fill the offices of Mayor, City Council President, City Council Members and Board of Education Members.
Candidates shall qualify to fill the aforementioned offices at Atlanta City Hall, 55 Trinity Avenue, Second Floor, Atlanta, Georgia 30303; between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, on:
· Tuesday August 22, 2017
· Wednesday August 23, 2017
· Thursday August 24, 2017, or
· Friday August 25 2017
Candidates may qualify by either of the following methods:
a.) Filing a Notice of Candidacy and paying a set qualifying fee to the Municipal Clerk/Election Superintendent or designated agent for the desired office as follows:
City Council President
City Council Member
Board of Education Member
b.) Filing a Notice of Candidacy, a Qualifying Petition and a Pauper’s Affidavit affirming under oath the candidate’s poverty or inability to pay the qualifying fee as required by O.C.G.A. Sections 21-2-132(g) and 21-2-132(h) with the Municipal Clerk/Election Superintendent or designated agent.
Rhonda Dauphin Johnson
Municipal Clerk/Election Superintendent
City of Atlanta