Candidates and Voters
Our next election will be March 13 2018 for Groups 1, 3, and 5. The qualifying candidates are:
Lauri Melear (I)
David Kintz (I)
Catherine Higgins (I)
Council members are elected for a two-year term. Qualifications to serve include being a registered voter and a resident of Atlantis.
To vote for Atlantis City Council, you must be registered to vote in the State of Florida with your Atlantis address. To register to vote, you must be 18 years old, a U.S. citizen, and a legal resident of Florida. The registration deadline for the March 13 election in February 12, 2018. In the event of a tie vote between candidates receiving the highest number of votes cast for any office, a Run-Off Election shall be held on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. To qualify as a registered voter for the Run-Off Election, you must register with the Palm Beach County Supervisor of Elections by February 26, 2018.
For voter registration and election information visit www.pbcelections.org.
Atlantis residents vote at Precinct 3082, the Council Chambers at 260 Orange Tree Drive.
City of Atlantis Code Of Ordinances Sec. 11.6-9 - Temporary Signs
(b) Political signs. Temporary political signs, each not exceeding four square feet in sign area and not more than four feet in height, may be displayed on any plot within the city. Political signs shall be limited to one sign per candidate or issue, per plot in any federal, state, county or municipal election. Political signs shall not be placed on any plot within the city without the consent of the property owner. For vacant parcels, the property owner's written consent must be filed with the city clerk prior to the erection or placement of any temporary political signs. Political signs shall be erected no more than 30 days before a federal, state, county or municipal election and must be removed within 48 hours of the election day or political event for which they were placed. If such signs are not timely removed, they may be removed by the city and the city may charge the candidate the actual cost for such removal in accordance with F.S. § 106.1435. Political signs shall be prohibited in the rights-of-way within the city.
NOTICE OF MUNICIPAL ELECTION
Notice is hereby given that the City of Atlantis, Florida, will hold its Municipal Election on Tuesday, March 13, 2017, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. for the purpose of electing three councilmembers, each for a term of (2) years. There will be one councilmember elected representing Seat 1, one councilmember elected representing Seat 3, and one councilmember elected representing Seat 5. Candidates must be a qualified elector of the City of Atlantis.
The first day of qualifying begins January 2, 2018 at 9:00 a.m., and the final day for qualifying is January 10, 2018 by 4:00 p.m. Candidates must file in person with the City Clerk at City Hall, 260 Orange Tree Drive, Atlantis, Florida, Monday through Friday between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. until said date and time. Each candidate shall be voted upon by the electorate at large.
Registered voters in Precinct 3082 are qualified to vote in this election. To qualify as a registered voter for this Municipal Election, you must register with the Palm Beach County Supervisor of Elections by February 12, 2018.
In the event of a tie vote between candidates receiving the highest number of votes cast for any office, a Run-Off Election shall be held on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. To qualify as a registered voter for the Run-Off Election, you must register with the Palm Beach County Supervisor of Elections by February 26, 2018.
AVISO DE ELECCION MUNICIPAL
Se notifica que la Ciudad de Atlantis, Florida, llevara a cabo una Elección Municipal el martes, 13 de marzo, 2017, entre las 7:00 a.m. y las 7:00 p.m. con el propósito de elegir tres miembros del Consejo, cada uno por un termino de (2) años. Se elegirá un miembro del Consejo que represente el Escaño 1, un miembro del Consejo que represente el Escaño 3, y un miembro del Consejo que represente el Escaño 5. Los candidatos deben ser electores calificados de la Ciudad de Atlantis.
El primer día de calificación comienza el 2 de enero, 2018 a las 9:00 a.m., y el último día de calificación es el 10 de enero, 2018 a las 4:00 p.m. Los candidatos deben registrarse en persona con la Secretaria de la Ciudad en el Ayuntamiento de la Ciudad localizado en 260 Orange Tree Drive, Atlantis, Florida, de lunes a viernes entre las 9:00 a.m. y 4:00 p.m. hasta dicha fecha y hora. Cada candidato será elegido por los electores en general.
Los votantes registrados en el Precinto 3082 están calificados para votar en esta elección. Pata calificar como votante registrado para esta Elección Municipal, usted debe registrarse con el Supervisor de Elecciones del Condado Palm Beach para el 12 de febrero, 2018.
En caso de empate entre los candidatos que reciban el mayor número de votos para cualquier cargo, una Elección de Desempate se llevara a cabo el martes, 27 de marzo, 2018. Para calificar como votante para la Elección de Desempate, usted debe registrarse con el Supervisor de Elecciones del Condado Palm Beach para el 26 de febrero, 2018.
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