Cocke County Commissioner, District 5, Position 2
Employer / Organization
Aug 04, 2022
Oct 17, 2021 - Oct 17, 2021
The board of commissioners leads the county government—passing legislation and administering services and programs. Commissioners approve budgets, hire staff, and set policy. The board may elect some of its members to leadership positions, such as president or chairperson, which are usually held for one-year terms.
Application GuidelinesIf you would like to be included on the ballot for county office, follow these three steps. 1) Contact the county election commission. The election office can provide information about the availability of filing papers and answer questions regarding nominating petitions and other ballot procedures. 2) Arrange to pick up required paperwork. 3) Return your completed paperwork within the designated filing window. If either party calls a primary, all candidates will have to meet earlier filing deadlines.
Submit application to:
Cocke County Election Commission, 360 East Main Street, Newport, TN, 37821, US