Board of Elections - City Elections 2017
The following document contains qualifying fees for the November General/Special Election (O.C.G.A. §§ 21-5-131(1)(1)). The City of Rome and Board of Education Qualifying Fees Schedule.
The election will be held on November 7, 2017, to fill the office of Ward 2 in the City of Rome. The following document contains the wards within the City of Rome. City Ward Map 2017. Candidates for the city commission are required to submit a notice of candidacy and pay the qualifying fees, established by a resolution of the City Commission on January 9, 2017.
Qualifying for these positions will begin Monday, August 21, 2017, 8:30 a.m. and continue until Friday, August 25, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. at the City of Rome Clerk's Office at: 601 Broad Street, Rome, Georgia 30161. For more information, please call 706-236-4460.
General Election: Tuesday, November 7, 2017
City Commission – Ward 2 The three (3) candidates receiving the most votes will be elected. Each voter may vote for no more than three candidates.
Wendy Davis (Incumbent)
Jamie Doss (incumbent)
Sue Hamler Lee (Incumbent)
Rome Board of Education -- The seven (7) candidates receiving the most votes will be elected. Each voter may vote for no more than seven candidates.
Elaina Beeman (Incumbent)
Will Byington (Incumbent)
Faith Collins (Incumbent)
Dr. Melissa (Lisa) Davis
Richard Dixon (Incumbent)
Valerie Smith Howard
Coach Ron Roach
J J Walker Seifert
Dale Swann (Incumbent)
Registration Deadline for the General Election: Tuesday, October 10, 2017. Applications for Absenting voting by mail now being accepted. Please call 706-291-5168 or 5123 for information.