Gregg Stewart qualified on Monday morning for election to Metter City Council to fill the unexpired term of City Councilwoman Amy Harrelson who moved out of the district.

The City has called for the special election on Tuesday, March 16, to fill her unexpired term.

Qualifying for the special election for District 1, Seat 1, is being held through this week at City Hall, 49 S. Rountree Street, Metter, ending at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, January 29, 2021. The qualifying fee is $90.

All persons who are not registered to vote and who desire to register to vote in the special election may register to vote through the close of business on Tuesday, February 16, 2021. Advanced voting will be weekdays Monday, February 22,  through Friday, March 12,  at the Jack Strickland Building, 621 W. Pine Street, Metter from the hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Polls will be open from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. on Election Day at the same location.

Should a runoff election be required, such runoff will be held on Tuesday, April 13, 2021.

 See Gregg Stewart’s announcement in next week’s paper.

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