City Elections

2018 City Council Election

The following seats are up for re-election in the 2018 City Council Election.  For additional information contact City Clerk Linda Hammett at (803) 436-2578 or email




City Council Ward 1

Thomas J. Lowery
City Council Ward 3 Calvin K. Hastie, Sr.
City Council Ward 5     Robert A. Galiano


Click here to access Voting District Maps.


Filing Dates


Filing Opens

Noon on Monday, July 16, 2018

FIling Closes

Noon on Wednesday, August 15, 2018 


Filing Fees


City Council



Filing Location

Filing will take place with the City Clerk, located on the fourth floor of the Sumter Opera House (21 North Main Street; Sumter, South Carolina 29150). Office Hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday.