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The Town of Cowpens will hold its Municipal Election on May 8, 2012. Two council seats are eligible to be filled. The deadline for candidates to file is February 8, 2012, at noon. Candidates must be 18 years of age and must provide proof of residence in the Town of Cowpens. The filing fee is $75.00 and must be paid at the time of filing.
A referendum question will also be placed on the ballot for May 8, 2012. The referendum question will read as follows:
“Shall the Town of Cowpens change its method of election of Council Members from members of the Council elected from the municipality at-large to a method where one member is elected from a ward of the municipality by the qualified electors of the ward and the remaining three members are elected from the municipality at-large?”
Those in favor of the question shall deposit a ballot with a check or cross mark in the square after the word “Yes” and those voting against the question shall deposit a ballot with a check or cross mark in the square after the word “No”.