General Election Qualifying Information

A General Election for the City Dunwoody was held on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 for the purpose of electing three (3) members of City Council.

A General Election for the City Dunwoody was held on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 for the purpose of electing three (3) members of City Council.  The City Council posts voted on included Post 1, Post 2, and Post 3. 

 
Qualified candidates have filed a Notice of Candidacy in Office of the City Clerk and posted a City Council qualifying fee of $360.00 (three hundred sixty dollars), which is 3% of the total gross salary of the preceding year (Georgia Election Code 21-2-131).  All qualifying fees have been paid at the time of qualifying (Georgia Election Code 21-2-131).    

The qualifications to run for office include: candidate must be a resident of the City of Dunwoody for a continuous period of at least 12 months immediately prior to the date of the election; candidate must continue to reside in the City of Dunwoody during their period of service; candidate must continue to be registered and qualified to vote in the municipal elections of the City of Dunwoody.  In addition, no person will be eligible to serve as a council member representing a council district unless that person has been a resident of the district they seek to represent for a continuous period of at least six months immediately prior to the date of the election and continues to reside in their district during their period of service.

For questions or for more information please contact Sharon Lowery, City Clerk, at 678-382-6711 or sharon.lowery@dunwoodyga.gov