FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
NOTICE OF PRE-FILING REQUIREMENT FOR DEMOCRATIC NOMINATION FOR ROANOKE CITY COUNCIL
ROANOKE CITY DEMOCRATIC COMMITTEE
Chair, Roanoke City Democratic Committee
There are three (3) open seats available for Democratic Party Nomination in the upcoming Tuesday, May 1, 2018 Election for Roanoke City Council.
The Roanoke City Democratic Committee will be holding an unassembled Caucus (Firehouse Primary) on Saturday, February 10, 2018, for the purposes of selecting the Democratic Party’s Nominees for this office. The formal Call to Caucus, including the time, location, filing fees, and other rules governing the process will be announced on Wednesday, January 24, 2018.
In order to be on the ballot and secure an opportunity to be selected as one of three Democratic Nominees for Roanoke City Council, candidates must declare their candidacy by Pre-Filing. Candidates must download and fill out the Declaration of Candidacy form.
The form is available now, and candidates for Democratic Nomination may begin the Pre-Filing Process.
Declaration of Candidacy Forms must be returned and Filing Fees paid no later than Wednesday, January 31, 2018, 5:00pm using one of the methods described in the instructions included with the form.