Qualifying Candidate Information

Election & Qualifying Information

According to State Law O.C.G.A. § 21-2-9(b), and the City Charter of Chamblee, the offices of Council Members - , District Two (2), District Three (3), and District Four (4) shall be elected on November 7, 2023.

The qualifying fee for City Council District Two (2), District Three (3), and District Four (4) is $360.00. This amount is three (3) percent of the total gross salary of the preceding year (Georgia Election Code 21-2-131(a)(1)(A)).

Each candidate shall file a Notice of Candidacy in the office of the City Clerk of Chamblee, 3518 Broad Street, Chamblee, GA 30341, between Tuesday, August 22, 2023 and Thursday, August 24, 2023 between the hours of 8:30 am and 1:30 pm and 2:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Candidates must meet the qualification of the Charter and Code of the City of Chamblee, as well as applicable state and constitutional laws. To determine your Council District, click here and enter your address.

Those persons who have already decided to run for an office and have declared candidacy may be required to file campaign contribution and/or financial reporting. For additional information regarding declaring candidacy, campaign forms, contribution and/or financial reporting schedules refer to www.ethics.ga.gov or call 404-463-1980.

Qualifying Officer:
Cherron Bouie
Chamblee City Clerk
470-395-2304
cbouie@chambleega.gov

Qualified Candidates

Those so far who have qualified during the qualifying period, Tuesday, August 22 through Thursday, August 24.

August 22, 2023

  • Iain Sandison – Council Member, District 2 (withdrew candidacy) 
  • Elmer Veith (incumbent) – Council Member, District 4 

August 23, 2023

  • Paul Stovall (incumbent) – Council Member, District 3

August 24, 2023

  • Michael Braun  – Council Member, District 2
  • Benjamin Quackenbush – Council Member, District 3
  • Leslie Robson (incumbent) – Council Member, District 2

A Sample Ballot provided by the DeKalb County Voter Registration & Elections Department will be available on this page following qualification for the election.

Qualifying Candidate InformationQUALIFICATION PACKETS FOR THE 2022 SPECIAL ELECTION ARE AVAILABLE TO PICK UP AT CHAMBLEE CITY HALL (3518 Broad Street, Chamblee, GA)