Town of Ridgeway
The Town of Ridgeway announces a general election to be held Tuesday, April 3, 2018, for the purpose of electing two (2) council members and one (1) mayor for a period of four (4) years. The election will be held at the previous location of the Ridgeway Fire Department at 170 South Palmer Street. People desiring to vote in the upcoming election must be registered by March 5, 2018 at the Fairfield County Board of Voter Registration.
Citizens desiring to be candidates for one of the above listed offices may file at the Ridgeway Town Hall /Century House, 170 South Dogwood Avenue. Books will be open for filing at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, January 18, 2018, and close at noon on Friday, February 2, 2018. The filing fee for the office of council is $15.00 and mayor is $25.00. This is a nonpartisan election and no party affiliation shall be placed on the ballot.
The polls shall open at 7:00 a.m. on said election day and close at 7:00 p.m. (The process of examining return-addressed absentee envelopes will be at 11:00 a.m. on said election day). On Friday, April 6, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. at 315 S. Congress Street in Winnsboro, S.C., the Fairfield County Board of Voter Registration & Election Commission will hold a hearing to determine the validity of ballots challenged in this election, and to certify election results.
Posted on January 2nd, 2018.