No candidates filed to run for mayor or city council on the third day of Dunwoody’s week-long qualifying period.

On Aug. 30, no one filed. But on Aug. 29, when qualifying began,  six people filed with city clerk.

Bob Dallas and Mike Davis filed to run for mayor. Terry Nall filed to run for Post 4, the at-large City Council seat from District 1. The seat is held by Councilman Robert Wittenstein, who filed to run for reelection.

Kerry de Vallette qualified to fill the at-large Post 5 position, which will be vacated by Councilman Danny Ross at the end of the year. City Councilman John Heneghan qualified to run for another term in his Post 6 seat.

Though no one qualified on Aug. 30, Bob Fiscella announced he plans to run for the Post 5 seat. Fiscella is the vice president of the Dunwoody Homeowners Association.
The qualifying period lasts through Sept. 2.

Qualifying hours are from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Candidates file in the City Clerk’s office. The qualifying fee is $480 for mayor and $360 for a council post.

To run for office, a candidate must be a registered voter and have lived in the city of Dunwoody for at least one year before the Nov. 8 election. A candidate interested in representing a council district seat also needs to be a resident of the district for at least six months before the election.

Joe Earle

Joe Earle is Editor-at-Large. He has more than 30-years of experience with daily newspapers, including the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and was Managing Editor of Reporter Newspapers.