Bridget Hanna, Clerk of Court for Ascension Parish, announced the dates for qualifying as a candidate in the special election for State Representative, 58th Representative District. Qualifying will be held on July 12-14, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Clerk’s Office located at 815 E. Worthey St., Gonzales, or 300 Houmas St., Donaldsonville.
The cost for qualifying is $450 for those registered as Democrat or Republican and $225 for all others, payable in cash, cashier’s check or money order to the Ascension Parish Clerk of Court.
The primary election is scheduled for Oct. 14, 2017, and the general election is scheduled for Nov. 18, 2017. Any questions concerning this election should be directed to the Clerk’s Office at 473-9866 or 621-8400, ext. 223, or visit their website at ascensionclerk.com