Upcoming Election: Special Election, Tuesday, August 18, 2020
Qualifying dates for Special Election: 12 Noon Monday June 8 to 12 noon Friday, June 12, 2020
Candidates who filed to run in the Special Election on August 18, 2020:
Laura Fronczek withdrew on May 8, 2020.
As well as candidates running to fill the District 4 Commission Seat, there is also a Referendum Question which was approved by resolution by Commission on Wednesday, May 20, 2020: Resolution 3697.
The procedures for filling the vacancy are generally set forth in Section 3.11(d) of the City Charter. This section expressly provides, in relevant part, as follows:
d. Filling of vacancies. Unless otherwise provided by law, if a vacancy occurs on the City Commission, the remaining members of the City Commission may, by majority vote, appoint a qualified individual to fill the vacancy on an interim basis. The City Commission shall adopt a resolution setting forth the process of appointing an interim member of the City Commission pursuant to this section.
(1) Appointment. If there are less than one hundred eighty (180) days before the next municipal election, then the interim Commission member appointed to fill the vacancy shall serve until the next municipal election. If there are more than one hundred eighty days before the next municipal election, then the City Commission shall conduct a special election to fill the vacancy. The special election shall take place as soon as practicable, but no more than one hundred eighty (180) days from the date that the vacancy occurred. The individual elected to fill the vacancy at either the next municipal election or a special election called for that purpose shall only serve the unexpired term of the City Commission member whose position became vacant.
Notice of Vacancy District 4 Commission Seat
Appointment Application Form for interim appointment
File to Run Forms for Special Election in August 2020
2020, MARCH 17th MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS IN THE CITY OF PEMBROKE PINES
Pembroke Pines Candidates who qualified:
Frank C. Ortis - Mayoral City-wide
Angelo Castillo - Mayoral City-wide
Iris A. Siple - District 3 (unopposed)
Jay D. Schwartz - District 2
Mark P. O'Loughlin - District 2
Review Campaign Accounts and other reports at our Document Disclosure SearchOpens a New Window. site. In the drop down menu of Active Officials, click on the name of the official you wish to research; then click on the drop down menu of disclosure document type.
Ordinance No.1937- Changing the Date of the City Municipal Election to March 17, 2020, in accordance with Florida Statute Section 101.75.
Legal Memorandum Re: City of Pembroke Pines 2020 Election Matters
File to Run Forms
Candidate Campaign Reporting Dates Calendar
Link to the Broward Supervisor of Elections Office-Click here.
Link to Broward Supervisor of Elections PRECINCT FINDER. Contact the Broward Supervisor of Elections Office at their main office:
BROWARD SUPERVISOR OF ELECTIONS
115 S. Andrews Ave., Room 102
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Hours: M - F, 8:30am - 5pm
Phone: (954) 357-7050