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Qualifying for Gainesville elections ends today

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With Gainesville city elections around the corner, the deadline for candidates to qualify is today. Alachua County Supervisor of Elections Pam Carpenter says there are 8 candidates who qualify for the Gainesville At-Large 1 commission seat and two candidates for the District 1 commission seat.

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Thomas Hawkins will be leaving the At-Large seat and Scherwin Henry will leave the District 1 seat.  The deadline to qualify for both commission seats is noon today.

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