Candidate Filing Notice: 2009 Veterans Affairs Officer Advisory Election

An Advisory Election will be held on Saturday, May 9, 2009 for the selection of the Pickens County Veteran’s Affairs Officer. Candidates may file for the office with the Pickens County Registration and Elections Office (222 McDaniel Ave, County Administrative Building, Pickens) during normal working hours (8:00 am – 5:00 pm Monday thru Friday) on Monday, March 23 through Friday, April 3, 2009. There will be a filing fee of four hundred-fifty dollars and thirty-three cents ($450.33) to cover the cost of the election. Persons filing as a candidate must present proof of being a Veteran with honorable separation (DD214 or Honorable Discharge papers) and proof of residency in Pickens County. If only one candidate files, no advisory election will be held and the filing fee will be refunded. You may contact the Registration and Elections Office (222 McDaniel Ave, County Administrative Building, Pickens) by sending an email to staceyf@co.pickens.sc.us or calling 864-898-5948 for more information.