Qualifying for Eastman City Council Districts 1 and 5 began on Monday, August 26 at Eastman City Hall.
So far, as of presstime on Tuesday, August 27, current city councilman Floyd Walker, who was appointed by the Eastman city council to fill the unexpired term of his wife Idele Walker, and Milton Johnson have qualified for District 1.
In District 5, Prince Dawson, recently appointed to the council to fill the unexpired term of the late David Rawlins, and Willie Belle Rawlins, wife of the late city councilman David Rawlins, have qualified.
Qualifying for the district posts will end on Friday, August 30 at 4:30 p.m.
The last day to register to vote in the election is October 7, 2013. The election is set for Tuesday, November 5, 2013.