2019 Special Election
City Council District 3
On Tuesday, March 19, 2019, residents in Atlanta’s City Council District 3 will vote for their new representative.
Mark your calendar for March 19th and learn more about the candidates who are running below.
You must register to vote by February 19th in order to vote in the special election and the run-off election.
Early voting for this special election will take place Monday through Friday, February 25th through March 15th, from 8:30am to 5:00pm at the Fulton County Government Center located at 130 Peachtree St SW. There will be not be early voting on weekends.
Residents who cannot vote in-person early or on election day are able to request an absentee ballot to vote by mail.
WHY IS THERE A SPECIAL election?
A special election is an election scheduled at other-than-usual date for a specific purpose. It is often to fill an office that has become vacant before the incumbent has completed the term. In this case it’s to fill the remainder of the term left vacant by the death of Ivory Lee Young, Jr.