2016 Election Information:
The City Clerk is the Supervisor of Elections for all city elections. Elections take place on the first Tuesday following the first Monday in November of all even numbered years. The term of office begins on the first Tuesday in December and is a four-year term.
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City of Neptune Beach / Election Announcement and Update:
Qualifying week officially closed as of 12:00 p.m. (Noon) on June 24, 2016. The city is pleased to announce Incumbent, Councilor Scott Wiley will return to his seat unchallenged and Rory Diamond, also being unchallenged, will fill Seat 3, formerly held by Councilor Kara Tucker. Congratulations to Scott Wiley and Rory Diamond!
September 7, 2016 / City of Neptune Beach / Election Announcement and Update:
With the Primary Election over on August 30th, our qualified candidates for Mayor in alphabetical order are; Elaine Brown and Bob Shimp.
The deadline to register to vote in the General Election on Tuesday, November 8th is October 11th. On November 8th the polls open at 7:00 am and close at 7:00 pm. The Jacksonville City Council will canvass the returns and declare the official results at a meeting following the election.
The City encourages all of our residents to vote at their designated precinct:
"Qualified Candidates” Mayor Seat 1, currently held by Mayor Pruette
Seat 1 - Elaine E. Brown
Seat 1 - Robert Donald Shimp
Scott Wiley, Councilor Elect, Seat 2
Rory Diamond, Councilor Elect, Seat 3
June 20, 2016 Noon - June 24, 2016 Noon - Ended
If a candidate subsequently decides not to run, they may have their name removed from the official ballot by filing a notice of withdrawal with the City Clerk no later than the last day of qualifying. Any candidate who has not withdrawn their nomination by the last day of qualifying cannot have their name removed from the ballot.
Beaches Library on Third Street and
The Senior Center at the end of Forest Avenue.
In order to qualify as a candidate a person must: Qualifying has ended for 2016
Election Packets: Not available for 2018 Election at this time.
Election packets can be picked up in the City Clerk's Office 9-5, Monday through Friday.
The handbook contains election laws, report forms, political sign regulations, precinct locations, precinct maps, and a variety of additional materials relating to campaign financing and running for public office.
NOTICE TO POTENTIAL 2018 CANDIDATES
You MUST file your DS-DE9, Appointment of Campaign Treasurer and Designation of Campaign Depository prior to:
For questions on elections in Neptune Beach, please contact the City Clerk’s office at (904) 270-2400, Ext 30.