Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Qualifying week has ended. Qualifying ran from Monday, March 19, 2018 and ended Wednesday, March 21, 2018. Ron Dodson was the only person to qualify for the Mayor’s seat and will run unopposed. Chris Craven, D. Alan Fincher and Chyna Kyles qualified for the Council seat.

Lake City will be holding a Special Election on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 to fill the vacated Mayor’s seat and the vacated Council seat. The polls will open at 7:00 AM and close at 7:00 PM. Advanced voting will start Monday, April 30, 2018 and end Friday May 18, 2018. Advanced voting will run Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM each day. The location for advanced voting and election day will be the Lake City Community Center at 5471 Jonesboro Road, Lake City, GA 30260. We encourage everyone to get out vote for your local elected official.

Keep in mind that May 22, 2018 is also a Primary election day and there may be County, State or Federal elections as well. You will have to go to the polling place on your voter registration card to vote in these elections.