A reminder that the Town of Fort Myers Beach will hold a general election on March 15, 2016 for council seats #1 and #2. Seat #1 is currently held by Council Member Dan Andre who is eligible to run for a second term. Seat #2 is held by Council Member Mandel who is in his second term and is ineligible to run for a third term.
Candidates can qualify by the petition method or by paying the filing fee. Should candidates choose to qualify by petition, candidates must obtain petitions of at least 1% of registered voters within the Town’s jurisdiction, or 51 certified petitions. The deadline for petitions to be submitted to the Supervisor of Elections for certification is NOON, December 28, 2015. Qualifying period is from noon January 25, 2016 to noon January 29, 2016. Contact the Clerk’s Office for more information.
Michelle D. Mayher, CMC
Town of Fort Myers Beach