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Special Primary Election for Dorchester County Council District 1

Post Date:07/27/2018 3:34 PM

The Dorchester County Board of Elections & Voter Registration will hold a Special Primary Election on Tuesday, August 28, 2018, for the Dorchester County Council District 1 seat.

The District 1 seat was most recently held by Councilman Willie Davis, who held the seat from 1991 until his passing.

Todd Billman, Executive Director of the Dorchester County Board of Elections & Voter Registration said, “I was shocked by the news of County Councilman Willie Davis’ passing.  Because of this sad news, we must reopen filing and conduct a Special Primary. The election will be held on August 28th in multiple polling locations throughout the county.”

Filing for Republican and Democratic Candidates opens at noon on Tuesday, August 7, 2018, and closes at noon on Tuesday, August 14, 2018.

If necessary, runoffs will be on Tuesday, September 11, 2018.

The Notice of Election will be published next week.