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2017 Fairfax City Mayoral Election

LWV Fairfax's Voters' Guide for the Fairfax City Mayor's Race

Fairfax City Mayoral Election, February 7, 2017

Fairfax City Mayoral Election, February 7, 2017

Deadlines:

  • Last day to register to vote if not already registered: January 24
  • Last day to apply for an absentee ballot by mail Fax, email or online January 31
  • Last day to vote absentee in person February 4

    In-person Absentee Voting: Dates: Dec 23 to Feb 3, Mon-Fri and Sat, Feb 4: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

    Location: City Hall, City of Fairfax General Registrar Sisson House, 10455 Armstrong Street, Fairfax 22030

    Election Day: Location: Voters will vote in their normal precinct polling place.

    Time: The polls will be open from 6 a.m. until 7 p.m.

    Reminder: Update your registration if you have moved or changed your name.

    You may check your registration and polling place by clicking here.

    For further information, contact: City of Fairfax General Registrar Sisson House, 10455 Armstrong Street

    Are you registered to vote? You are registered, but you've moved? Or you want to check your Voter Registration status? Click here. now.

    For more information about Fairfax City election logistics, click here

  • Fairfax City Mayorial Special Election Candidate Forum, Monday, January 9th

    LWV of Fairfax held the Candidate Forum for the Fairfax City Mayor Special Election on Monday, January 9th, 2017

    At the Candidate Forum for the Fairfax City Mayor Special Election, the following three candidates appeared:

  • Michael J. DeMarco
  • David L. Meyer
  • Eleanor D. "Ellie" Schmidt

    Questions about the forum? Email Sidney Johnson: voterservice@lwv-fairfax.org or call her by phoning 703-801-0359.

    Fairfax City Mayoral Election, February 7, 2017

    For more information about the election, click here
  • Volunteer for the Mayorial Special Election

    To volunteer for the Fairfax City Candidate Forum, Monday, January 9th, 7:00 PM, click here.

    Download the Candidate Forum Flyer

    Download the Press Release

    What is a candidate forum? Check out the 2016 Eighth Congressional District of Virginia

    In order for you to know what our candidate forums are like, you may watch our 8th District Candidate Forum from 2016. Itwas televised live at the Fairfax Public Access TV station on Inside Scoop, Monday, Sept. 19th:

    2015 Candidate Forum filmed at Fairfax Public Access

    Our League Partners

    The League of Women Voters of the Fairfax Area (LWVFA) teams up with the following non-partisan organizations for our Candidate Forum. None of our Candidate Forum partners endorse candidates.

    Note: Since this is a special forum, we are not necessarily teaming up with our partners but we hope they will publicize it.

  • American Association of University Women (AAUW) of Virginia
  • AARP of Virginia
  • The Fairfax County Council of PTAs (FCCPTA)
  • Voice of the Vietnamese Americans
  • Zeta Phi Beta (ZPB), Sorority Inc.