By | February 23, 2022

Candidate filing for the Nov. elections resumes Thursday, Feb. 24 at 8 a.m. and ends at noon on Tuesday, March 8.

The N.C. Supreme Court had suspended the filing period last year. The date of the election primary is now Tuesday, May 17, 2022.

Candidates who filed initial paperwork to run as “unaffiliated” candidates must have official petitions signed by 1,816 registered Rutherford County voters and be turned in  and verified by noon on May 17, 2022.