After candidate filing closes on Friday, July 17, 2015, the City of Charlotte will mail a candidate briefing packet to all candidates for Mayor and City Council the week of July 20. The packet contains the responsibilities of Mayor and Council, rules about using the City of Charlotte's crown logo on campaign signage, an organizational chart and other helpful documents.
Candidate requests for information
Information released as the result of additional candidate requests must be made available to all candidates. View all information released by the City of Charlotte resulting from candidate requests here.
How to make an information request
As a candidate for Mayor or City Council, you may make requests for additional information from any area of City government through Corporate Communications & Marketing. Please do not contact individual departments or staff, as this may delay a response. When making a request, please be as specific as possible and include the following:
- Your name
- Date of your request
- Your contact information (email, phone, fax)
- A brief description of your request
- The date by which you need the information
To make a request, send an email
with the above information to firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 704-336-2396.
Our staff will provide you the information in a reasonable timeframe. If additional research or documents must be produced we will inform you of any resulting delays. If the information is voluminous and we are unable to produce copies free of charge OR email the documents, we will post the information on this site where you can download it, or you may bring a disk to our office at the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Government Center (600 E. Fourth Street, second floor) and have the information copied.