2014 Election filing period underway

Candidates may file through noon on Feb. 28

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Feb. 10, 2014 – The 2014 election filing period opened Monday, February 10, at noon and will continue through Friday, February 28, at noon.
 
On January 21, Cabarrus County Board of Commissioners voted to raise the filing fee for Sheriff to $1,018.24 and the County Commissioner filing fee to $123.09. Both fees were changed to match 1% of the current annual starting salary for the respective position, as outlined in G.S. 163-107 and G.S. 163-106.
 
Candidates may file for the following races in Cabarrus County: State Representative – District 76 (1 seat), State Representative – District 82 (1 seat), State Representative – District 83 (1 seat), State Senator – District 36 (1 seat), County Commissioner (3 seats), Clerk of Court (1 seat), Sheriff (1 seat), Cabarrus County Board of Education (3 seats) and Kannapolis Board of Education Area 1 (2 seats).
 
For more information, visit the Cabarrus County Board of Elections page.