Acworth qualifying for three alderman posts

Qualifying packets for three Acworth aldermen positions on the Nov. 3 ballot will be available 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Aug. 31, Sept. 1 and 2 at the Office of the City Clerk, City Hall, 4415 Senator Russell Ave., Acworth.

Aldermen Posts 1, 2 and 3 are up for election for four-year terms - now held by Butch Price of Post 1, Gene Pugliese of Post 2 and Brett North of Post 3.

The qualifying fee is $396 - based on 3 percent of their base salaries, which is $13,200 for each alderman.

Those interested in being a candidate must be a qualified Acworth voter, a city resident for one year immediately before the date of the election and continue to reside in the city during their term of service.

Information:, City Clerk Regina Russell, 770-974-3112.

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