On November 2, 2021, the City of Gainesville will conduct an election to address offices held by the Mayor as well as Council Members and Board of Education Members representing wards/districts 1 and 4 respectively. Qualifying fees were set via Business Resolution 2021-05 (see documents).
The City Clerk's Office will conduct qualifying August 16-18 in compliance with the Georgia Election Code.
Gainesville Governing Body
The governing body for the City of Gainesville consists of the Mayor and five Council Members. They are elected city-wide with a majority vote to serve four-year terms. Visit our City Council page for more information.