LEARN ABOUT THE 2020 JACKSONVILLE BEACH CANDIDATES

JACKSONVILLE BEACH CANDIDATE QUESTIONNAIRES:

Beaches Watch will be asking the Jacksonville Beach candidates to respond to a questionnaire about Jacksonville Beach issues. You can see the candidate responses by clicking on the name of the candidate: COMING SOON!

Mayor – At Large:

Chris Hoffman

Jeanell Wilson

City Council Seat 1 – At Large:

Fernando Meza

Frances Povloski

City Council Seat 3 – At Large:

Ken Marsh

Chet Stokes

JACKSONVILLE BEACH CANDIDATE INFO:

Click on the name below to see the candidate info:

Mayor – At Large:

Chris Hoffman

Jeanell Wilson

City Council Seat 1 – At Large:

Fernando Meza

Frances Povloski

City Council Seat 3 – At Large:

Ken Marsh

Chet Stokes

Jacksonville Beach Candidate Forum

As a service to Jacksonville Beach voters, Beaches Watch will sponsor a candidate forum for the Jacksonville Beach candidates on the General Election ballot.  The Jacksonville Beach candidate forum will be open to the public and give voters the opportunity to learn about the candidates and their platforms and positions on Jacksonville Beach issues before the November 3 general election.

Candidate forum information: CLICK HERE

LEARN ABOUT THE JACKSONVILLE BEACH CHARTER AMENDMENTS ON THE BALLOT:

The Jacksonville Beach City Council has placed 4 Charter amendments on the November 3 ballot to address various things in the Jacksonville Charter. Jacksonville Beach voters are encouraged to read the language of each Charter amendment and understand each amendment before you vote. To read the the Charter amendments: CLICK HERE

Here is a brief summary of the Charter amendments:

Amendment #1: Requires a super majority vote (5 votes) of Council to remove the City Manager.

Amendment #2: Requires a super majority vote (5 votes) of Council to remove the City Attorney.

Amendment #3: Requires a voter referendum to eliminate Beaches Energy or Police Department.

Amendment #4: Clarifies that, except for purposes of inquiry, no City Council member or appointed board member can interfere with the performance of the duties of a City employee who is under the direct or indirect supervision of the City Manager.

IMPORTANT DATES FOR VOTING:

General Election: November 3, 2020

Voter Registration Deadlines:
General Election: October 5, 2020
General Election Early Voting:
October 19, 2020 – November 1, 2020