Municipal Election Filing Opens Friday

The State Board of Elections website says Friday, most counties open for 2013 Municipal elections.

Mayor races in Pitt County begin in Ayden, Bethel, Farmville, Fountain, Greenville, Grifton, Simpson, and Winterville.

Marion Blackburn has already established she will file for re-election to represent the 3rd District in Greenville.

New Bern's board of elections website says their filings will be open Monday morning.

While filing fees differ by office, the deadlines do not: candidates must submit the necessary paperwork and payment by Friday, July 19th at noon.