Mayor George “Bud” Scholl resigned his seat as City Commissioner, Seat 03, in order to run in the Mayoral seat for the General Election held on November 4, 2014. At the City Commission meeting held on October 16, 2014, the City of Sunny Isles Beach Commission called for a Special Election to be held on Tuesday, February 17, 2015, and if necessary, a Run-Off Election on Tuesday, March 17, 2015, for the purpose of submitting to the electorate the names of all qualified candidates for election to the position of City Commissioner, Seat 03 (Southern Residential Area) for the nearly two-year unexpired term.
At the Special City Commission meeting held on December 2, 2014, the City Commission, via Resolution No. 2014-2344, approved the appointment of Dana Goldman to fill the vacancy for City Commissioner Seat 03 until the Special Election on Tuesday, February 17, 2015. City Commissioner Seat 03 will be on the November 8, 2016 General Election ballot.
The following candidates qualified during the candidate qualifying period held December 2-5, 2014:
• Dana Goldman
• Gene Newman
• Kevin Gerard Thomas
Only registered voters in Sunny Isles Beach will be qualified to vote in said election. The polling places in Sunny Isles Beach will be open for voting from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Bring your voter Information card and a photo ID.
Precinct Location Address
001/067 Sunny Isles Beach Government Center 18070 Collins Avenue
002 St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church 17775 North Bay Road
003 Winston Towers – Bldg. 100 250 – 174 Street
004 Intracoastal Yacht Club House 16900 N Bay Road 5th Fl
005/068 Arlen House Condo West/Auditorium 350 Bayview Drive
Pursuant to Section 5.1 of the City Charter, notice is hereby given that a SPECIAL ELECTION will be held in the City of Sunny Isles Beach, Florida on Tuesday, February 17, 2015, to elect a Residential Area Commissioner for Seat 3 to fill that vacancy.
RESIDENTIALAREA COMMISSIONER – SEAT 3
(Vote for One)
Dana Goldman 10
Gene Newman 11
Kevin Gerard Thomas 12