General Election Qualifying Information

A General Election for the City Dunwoody will be held on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 for the purpose of electing three (3) members of City Council.

A General Election for the City Dunwoody will be held on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 for the purpose of electing three (3) members of City Council.  The City Council posts to be voted on are Post 1, currently held by Pam Tallmadge, Post 2, currently held by Jim Riticher, and Post 3, currently held by Doug Thompson. 

2017 General Municipal and Special Elections Early Voting Period: October 16 – November 3
 
For a list of early voting sites and times, please visit www.dekalbvotes.com or download the complete 2017 Early Voting PDF document. 
 

The qualifying period for the November 7, 2017 General Election for the City of Dunwoody has ended.

Qualified candidates have filed a Notice of Candidacy in Office of the City Clerk and posted a City COuncil qualifing fee of $360.00 (three hundred sixty dollars), which is 3% of the total gross salary of the preceding year (Georgia Election Code 21-2-131).  All qualifying fees have been paid at the time of qualifying (Georgia Election Code 21-2-131).    

The qualifications to run for office include: candidate must be a resident of the City of Dunwoody for a continuous period of at least 12 months immediately prior to the date of the election; candidate must continue to reside in the City of Dunwoody during their period of service; candidate must continue to be registered and qualified to vote in the municipal elections of the City of Dunwoody.  In addition, no person will be eligible to serve as a council member representing a council district unless that person has been a resident of the district they seek to represent for a continuous period of at least six months immediately prior to the date of the election and continues to reside in their district during their period of service.

For questions or for more information please contact Sharon Lowery, City Clerk, at 678-382-6711 or sharon.lowery@dunwoodyga.gov

The following individuals have qualified with the City of Dunwoody to run for office in the November 7, 2017 General Election.

DISTRICT 1 - Post 1

* Joe Hirsch

* Pamela H. Tallmadge (Incumbent)

The following individuals have qualified with the City of Dunwoody to run for office in the November 7, 2017 General Election.

DISTRICT 2 - Post 2

​* Jim Riticher (Incumbent)

* Robert "Bobby" Zuckman

The following individuals have qualified with the City of Dunwoody to run for office in the November 7, 2017 General Election.

DISTRICT 3 - Post 3

* Henry H. Bierenfeld

* Tom Lambert