Seats for the mayor and all six City Council districts in Sandy Springs are up for election Nov. 3.
Qualified candidates may file between Aug. 31 and Sept. 4 by picking up a one-page affidavit from the city clerk’s office at 7840 Roswell Road, Building 500. The fee for qualifying is $750 for mayor and $360 for council.
The mayor and the members of the council serve four-year terms.
To qualify, you must be a resident of Sandy Springs for at least 12 continuous months before the election, continue to live in the city throughout your elected service, and be registered and qualified to vote in municipal elections of Sandy Springs. To run for a council seat, you must live in that council district for at least six months leading up to the election and must continue to live in that district throughout your term.
If no candidate receives a majority vote for a position, a runoff will be held Dec. 1.