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June 14, 2022
Notice of Election of Municipal Elected Officials
City of Bessemer, Alabama.

Notice is hereby given that on Tuesday, August 23, 2022, an election for the purpose of electing the Mayor, City Council (Districts 1-7) and School Board (Districts 1-7) for the City of Bessemer, Alabama, will be held, and that all registered and qualified electors of the state, who reside within the corporate limits of Bessemer, Alabama, and have resided therein 30 days or more immediately preceding the date of the election, and who are qualified to vote in the county precinct which embraces and covers that part of the corporate limits of the city in which the elector resides, will be authorized to participate in the election.

The polls will be opened at 7:00 A.M. and close at 7:00 P.M. at the following locations:
Council District and Box
(a) District 1, Box 1 

(b) District 2, Box 1

(c) District 3, Box 1

(d) District 4, Box 1

  (e) District 4, Box 2

 (f) District 5, Box 1

(g) District 6, Box 1

(h) District 6, Box 2

(i) District 7, Box 1

(j) District 7, Box 2

Polling Place
Fire Administration Building
1101 2nd Avenue
 Bessemer, Alabama 35020

Dunbar Abrams Community Center
2715 6th Avenue North
Bessemer, Alabama 35020

Community Center
South Bessemer Housing Project
2501 Clarendon Avenue
Bessemer, Alabama 35020

The Station Church
6270 Park South Drive
Bessemer, Alabama 35022

 Parkwood Church of God
1975 Highway 150
Bessemer, Alabama 35022

West Hills Primary School
710 Glenn Road
Bessemer, Alabama 35022

Fire Station No. 4
495 Flint Hill Road
Bessemer, Alabama 35022

Fire Station No. 5
1709 Long 12th Street North
Bessemer, Alabama 35020

Thompson Manor
1500 Exeter Avenue
 Bessemer, Alabama 35020 

Bessemer Recreation Center
100 14th Street South
Bessemer, Alabama 35020

The above-described places of voting have been designated pursuant to Ala. Code 1975, §11¬-46-24. If necessary, a run-off election will be held on Tuesday, September 20, 2022.

Any qualified elector who has resided within the City of Bessemer or within the district from which he or she seeks election for a period of at least 365 consecutive days immediately preceding the deadline date for qualifying as a candidate and shall be a qualifying elector, may qualify to run for office by filing the appropriate forms and paying any appropriate fees, as otherwise provided by law. These forms may be obtained from and filed with the Office of the City Clerk, Bessemer City Hall, 1700 3rd Avenue North, Bessemer, Alabama 35020, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Pursuant to Ala. Code 1975, §11¬-46-25, the qualifying period for the municipal election shall be from the date of this notice (June 14, 2022) until the fourth Tuesday in June (June 28, 2022) at 5:00 P.M.