The special election dates are now known: read below. The deadline to file is November 5.
Mayor Ellen Moyer has ordered a special election be held to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Alderman Michael Christman. The City of Annapolis requires the special election to be ordered by proclamation of the Mayor (attached).
The special primary election will be held in Ward 2 on Tuesday, November 27, 2007.
The special general election will be held in Ward 2 on Wednesday, December 19, 2007.
This election is being held to fulfill the term which began on December 5, 2005.
The City of Annapolis requires that a special election be ordered under such vacancy and requires that the special primary election be held on any weekday other than a state or religious holiday which is at least 23 days but no longer than 30 days from the date of the vacancy; and the special general election be held on any weekday other than a state or religious holiday which is at least 21 days but not longer than 30 days from the date of the special primary election.
A copy of the proclamation has been mailed to the City of Annapolis Board of Supervisors of Elections.
Information and forms for the special election can be found on the City of Annapolis website at http://www.annapolis.gov/info.asp?page=10253 or from the City Clerk's office at 410 263 7942.