The Mayor and Council Members are elected for 4-year terms. These terms are staggered - elections are held every 2 years. All information needed to run for Town Council can be obtained at the Halifax County Voter's Registration Office, Mary Bethune Complex, Halifax or by calling 476-3322. Forms can also be downloaded at the Virginia State Board of Elections web site www.sbe.Virginia.gov.
The next regular election will be held in May 2018.
There will also be a special election held May 1, 2018 to fill the remaining two years of the term of Councilman Billy Clarke who passed away in January 2018.