The Office of the City Clerk administers the city elections and accepts candidate filings.
The City of Palm Bay will hold its primary election on Tuesday, August 28, 2018, from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.; and will also hold its general election on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., at which time two (2) councilmembers (Seats 4 and 5) will be elected to serve from November 2018 to November 2022, following the election. City Election - Candidates
The following referendum questions will also be placed on the November 6th ballot:
Referendum No. 1: Economic Development Ad Valorem Tax Exemptions
Shall the City of Palm Bay, Florida, be authorized to continue to grant, pursuant to Section 3, Article VII, of the State Constitution, property tax exemptions to new businesses and expansions of existing businesses for the purpose of encouraging job creation?
Yes _____ No _____
Referendum No. 2: Bonds for Road Improvement Projects in Palm Bay
Shall the City be authorized to issue general obligation bonds for the exclusive purpose of improving local roadways and ancillary facilities and eliminating potholes in an amount not to exceed $150,000,000, payable from annual ad valorem taxes maturing not later than twenty years from the date of each issuance and bearing interest at a rate not exceeding the maximum legal rate, with all expenditures reviewed by a citizens advisory committee?
For bonds _____ Against bonds _____
Political Signs - Registration for Non-City Candidates
All candidates and political committees (PC) erecting signs within the city must register with the Office of the City Clerk. Please complete the Political and Campaign Sign Registration form and click on the 'Submit by Email' button.
Please adhere to the rules and regulations for placement of your political or campaign signs.
Should you have any questions, please contact the Office of the City Clerk at (321) 952-3414.
Terese M. Jones, CMC
For information on voting precincts or on how to register to vote, please visit Brevard County Supervisor of Elections website or call (321) 952-6328.