Qualified Candidates – May 21, 2024, Kennesaw Special Election

The following candidates have qualified for office as of 4:30 p.m. on March 6, 2024: View List

 

ELECTION INFORMATION

The city has authorized the Cobb County Board of Elections and Registration to conduct a Special Election that will be held on Tuesday, May 21, 2024, in conjunction with the General Primary to fill a vacancy in the office of Councilmember Post 5, (elected at-large) caused by the resignation of Trey Sinclair.

The polls will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., and the election will be held at the following election precincts:

KENNESAW 1A: Kennesaw United Methodist Church, 1801 Ben King Rd., Kennesaw, GA 30144

KENNESAW 2A: New Beginnings United Methodist Church, 2975 Cobb Parkway NW, Kennesaw, GA 30152

KENNESAW 3A: Ben Robertson Community Center, 2753 Watts Dr, Kennesaw, GA 30144

KENNESAW 4A: Kennesaw First Baptist Church, 2958 North Main St, Kennesaw, GA 30144

KENNESAW 5A: Legacy Park Clubhouse, 4201 Legacy Park Cir., Kennesaw, GA 30144

 

QUALIFYING

The Cobb County Board of Elections and Registration will conduct the qualifying for the Post 5 Special Election at Kennesaw City Hall.

RESOLUTION 2024-03 set the qualifying fee for Councilmember Post 5 at $360.

RESOLUTION 2024-04 set the qualifying dates as follows:

Monday, March 4, 2024, Tuesday, March 5, 2024, and close on Wednesday, March 6, 2024. The hours for qualifying shall be between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. each day, but will close for a one (1) hour lunch break from 12:00 noon until 1:00 p.m.

Qualifying shall be held in the Training Room at the Kennesaw City Hall, 2529 J.O. Stephenson Avenue, Kennesaw, GA 30144.

Each candidate must meet the qualifications for office as prescribed by State Law and Municipal Code.

 

FILING INFORMATION FOR STATE ETHICS COMMISSION

 

For local candidate filing information and schedules, please visit https://ethics.ga.gov/candidate-information-local/

Call the State Ethics Commission with any questions at 404-463-1980

 

VOTER INFORMATION

Use the “My Voter Page” (MVP) to:

  • Register to Vote
  • Check your Voter Registration status
  • Review your registration information on file with the county office

RESIDENTS OF KENNESAW

Residents may register to vote through the close of business Monday, April 22, 2024. Those who are qualified to register to vote for this election may do so by click “Register to Vote” at www.sos.ga.gov/elections or by appearing person at any of the designated places for registering Cobb County residents. If you have moved into, out of, or within the city limits of Kennesaw and have not notified the Cobb Board of Elections and Registration, please do so no later than April 22, 2024.

ADVANCED VOTING / ABSENTEE VOTING / VOTERS WITH DISABILITIES

Advanced Voting Flyer May 21, 2024 General Primary 

All the above-referenced information can be found on the Cobb County Board of Elections and Registration’s website.