March & April Elections Postponed Due to Coronavirus

COLUMBIA, SC (March 15, 2020) – Governor McMaster today announced the postponement of all March and April elections (full list below).  Affected elections will be rescheduled to occur after May 1, 2020.  Specific dates will be announced later.

This announcement has NO impact on the March Candidate filing period.  Candidate filing will open at noon on March 16, 2020 and will close at noon on March 30, 2020.  Click here to read the SEC’s Statement on March Filing and Coronavirus.

List of postponed March and April elections:

March 19
Florence County School District 2 General Election

March 24
Greater Gaffney Fire District Referendum (Cherokee County)
Saluda County Council Chair Special Election

March 31
Town of Due West Special Election (Abbeville County)
City of New Ellenton General Election (Aiken County)
Town of Pelzer Special Election (Anderson County)
Town of Turbeville Special Election (Clarendon County)
City of Mauldin Special Election (Greenville County)
Town of Branchville Special Election (Orangeburg County)
Rock Hill School District 3 Bond Referendum (York County)

April 7
City of Anderson General Election
City of Bamberg Special Election
City of Folly Beach General Election (Charleston County)
Town of Great Falls General Election (Chester County)
Town of Chesterfield General Election
City of Manning General Election (Clarendon County)
Town of Summerton General Election (Clarendon County)
Town of Edgefield General Election
Town of Johnston General Election (Edgefield County)
City of Ridgeway General Election (Fairfield County)
Town of Pamplico Special Election (Florence County)
Town of Hampton General Election
Town of Varnville General Election (Hampton County)
Town of Scotia General Election (Hampton County)
Town of Furman Special Election (Hampton County)
City of McCormick General Election
City of Parksville General Election (McCormick County)

April 14
Barnwell County School Board General Election
Town of Ruby Special Election (Chesterfield County)
Town of Williams General Election (Colleton County)
Town of South Congaree General Election (Lexington County)
City of Plum Branch General Election (McCormick County)
Marion County School Board General Election
Town of Sellers Special Election (Marion County)
Town of Clio General Election (Marlboro County)
JB Fulmer Court Referendum (Newberry County)
Town of Eastover General Election (Richland County)
Roebuck Fire District Referendum (Spartanburg County)
Town of Jonesville General Election (Union County)
Town of Greeleyville General Election (Williamsburg County)

April 28
Abbeville County School Board Special Election & Bond Referendum
Laurens County School District 55 Special Election
Marlboro County School District 5 Special Election
Spartanburg County School District 3 Referendum
Town of Pacolet Special Election (Spartanburg County)