NOTICE: General Retirement  System Active Trustee Election

NOTICE to City of Detroit Employees
Members of the General Retirement System under Chapter VI of  Title IX of the City Charter are hereby notified of Active Employee Election of Trustee

PRIMARY ELECTION - APRIL 30, 2019               ELECTION - MAY 29, 2019 

Nomination petitions and rules governing the election may be obtained from the Executive Director, 500 Woodward Avenue, Suite 3000 Detroit, Michigan 48226
NOMINATING PETITIONS OF CANDIDATES MUST BE FILED WITH THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR NOT LATER THAT 4:00 P.M., MARCH 15, 2019

CANDIDATES:

Lori Cetlinski - Incumbent (Bio)                                       Jermaine Brown (Bio)


Active Trustee Election 2019 Important Dates

 Active Trustee Term   July 1, 2019 thru June 30, 2025
 Nominating Petitions available  Friday March 1, 2019
 Nominating Petitions to be filed by  Friday March 15, 2019
 Mandatory Trustee Candidate Orientation  Tuesday March 19, 2019
 Candidates allowed to Withdraw up to   Friday March 22, 2019
 Candidates to be certified by
  • Note: Candidates will be notified of results by mail after this date
  • Certified candidates can request info to be mailed to poll list employees
  • Certified candidates can submit a bio (pitch) to be put on our website
 Friday March 29, 2019
 Primary ballots to be mailed on   Friday April 5, 2019
 Ballots must be received at AAA by  Friday April 19, 2019
 Ballots counted at AAA on   Tuesday April 30, 2019
 Primary ballots to be sealed on 
  • Note: candidates will be notified of results by mail after this date
 Tuesday April 30, 2019
 Final Election Ballots to be mailed on 
  • Note: Final Election will be held if no candidate receives greater than 50% of the votes tallied
 Monday May 6, 2019
 Ballots must be received at AAA by   Monday May 20, 2019
 Ballots counted at AAA on   Wednesday May 29, 2019
 Final Ballots to be sealed on 
  • Note: Candidates will be notified of results by mail after this date
 Wednesday May 29, 2019

NOTE: All certified candidates will be subject to a Police background check and a Mandatory 1-hour Trustee Candidate Orientation