Former Alachua County Commissioner Mary Alford announces commission run

Published: Jun. 11, 2022 at 5:26 PM EDT
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - Former Alachua County Commissioner Mary Alford announced Friday that she will be running for the Alachua County District One seat.

In a Facebook post, she states that she is running but is not a qualified candidate yet. She needs to raise about $5,000 before next Thursday to be considered a qualified candidate.

Alford resigned from the District One seat last month after allegations that she lived outside her district.

In the meantime, Governor Ron DeSantis appointed Republican State Committeewoman Raemi Eagle-Glenn to fill the vacated seat.

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