Qualifying for city offices open
Feb 1, 2013, 12:00
The qualifying window for those who wish to run for city office is open.
Candidates running for a party nomination must file a statement of intent and pay a $10 fee while those running as independents must submit a petition signed by at least 50 qualified voters within the municipality or ward in which they are running.
Qualifying petitions are available at City Hall.
The qualifying deadline is 5 p.m. on March 5.
The primary election will be held May 7 with a runoff, if necessary on May 21.
The general election is June 4.
As of Tuesday morning, Jan. 29, the following candidates have qualified:
Mayor - Tina Davis (D)
Alderman-at-Large - Mary Frances Carson (R)
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