Dania Beach will hold a Special Election to fill the seat vacated by Commissioner Albert Jones. Residents interested in serving on the City Commission must qualify for candidacy between 9:00 a.m., Monday, January 4, 2010 through noon, Wednesday, January 6, 2010. To qualify, the candidate must be a U.S. citizen; a registered voter of Broward County; a resident of the City of Dania Beach for at least six months prior to the election; and be at least twenty-one years of age. Candidates must designate a campaign treasurer and open a campaign account. A filing fee of $25 and an Election Assessment Fee of $202.83 must be paid from that account. A financial disclosure is required and the candidate must take a loyalty oath.
The Primary Election will be held Tuesday, March 9, 2010, and the Special Election will be Tuesday, April 13, 2010.
Information packets are available in the City Clerk’s Office at Dania Beach City Hall, 100 W. Dania Beach Boulevard, Dania Beach, FL 33004. For additional information please contact Louise Stilson, City Clerk, at 954-924-6800 x 3623, or e-mail