Election filing books open February 24 for Pelzer mayor


A special election for the office of mayor of the Town of Pelzer will be held Tuesday, May 8, 2012. Citizens interested in running as a candidate for mayor should file at Pelzer Town Hall, 103 Courtney Street in Pelzer. Books will open for filing at noon, February 24 and remain open during regular business hours until noon, March 5.

There is no filing fee for this office. The election is nonpartisan and no party affiliation will be placed on the ballot.

Persons desiring to vote in the election must be registered at least 30 days prior to election day. To register, one should contact the Anderson County Board of Voter Registration at (864) 260-4035.

Should there be a run-off, it will be held two weeks after the election on Tuesday, May 22.