Notice of candidacy in the November 7 Municipal Elections may be filed beginning July 7 in Rowan County.
The Rowan County Board of Elections says the filing will begin at noon Friday, July 7, and last through Friday, July 21, at noon.
"All candidates in the following municipalities should file with the Rowan County Board of Elections, 1935 Jake Alexander Blvd., West, Suite D10, Salisbury, NC 28147 (West End Plaza): China Grove, Cleveland, East Spencer, Faith, Granite Quarry, Kannapolis (residents living in Rowan County), Landis, Rockwell, Salisbury, and Spencer," the board says.
Candidates must be residents and qualified voters of the town or city where they file for office.
Anyone with questions is asked to call the elections office at 704-216-8140.
Wednesday, August 23 2017 7:04 PM EDT2017-08-23 23:04:16 GMT
Mayor Jennifer Roberts said she supports renaming uptown’s Stonewall Street uptown. One of her opponents, State Sen. Joel Ford, said he would consider whether to change the name. (Steve Harrison | The Charlotte Observer)
Charlotte Mayor Jennifer Roberts said Wednesday she supports renaming uptown’s Stonewall Street, which many believe is named for Confederate General Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson.