Notice is hereby given to the qualified electors of the City of Tupelo, Mississippi, that a special election will be held in said City on Thursday, the 4th day of September, 2014.
For the purpose of electing a Councilperson to fill the vacancy for the remainder of the term ending June 30, 2017.
The election will be held at the regular municipal polling places within Ward 3 of the City of Tupelo as follows:
WARD PRECINCT LOCATION/ADDRESS
3 4 Lee County Courthouse, 201 W. Jefferson
3 5 Lawndale Presbyterian Church, 1500 Lawndale Drive
In the event that no candidate receives a majority vote in the election, the two (2) candidates receiving the highest number of votes shall have their names placed upon the ballot for a run-off election to be held two (2) weeks after the special election. Ties will be handled as provided in Section 23-15-857.
The said polling places will be open from the hour of 7:00 A.M. until the hour of 7:00 P.M. on the day of said election.
Said election shall be held and conducted as far as practicable, in the same manner as other elections are held in Tupelo, Mississippi, in accordance with the laws of the State of Mississippi. All qualified electors of the City of Tupelo will be entitled to vote in said election. Done by the order of the City Council of the City of Tupelo, Mississippi, this the 5th day of August, 2014.
Kim Hanna, CFO/City Clerk