2021-2022 MAYORAL CAMPAIGN

THE ENFIELD DOG PARK

PLEASE JOIN US THIS YEAR FOR A VIRTUAL MAYORAL CAMPAIGN. RUNNING FROM MAY 1ST THRU JULY 31ST .  THERE WILL BE A MEET AND GREET EVENT AT THE DOG PARK ON JULY 17TH FROM 10AM - 2PM FOR CANDIDATES TO INTRODUCE THEMSELVES. HOWEVER, PLEASE BEGIN CAMPAIGNING AND SOLICITING VOTES ON MAY 1ST

WINNERS WILL OFFICIALLY TAKE OFFICE ON 9/1/2021. INAUGURATION DATE TBD.

RULES:


1) VOTING = $$$, THE DOG WITH THE MOST MONEY RAISED WILL BECOME MAYOR. THE 2ND PLACE FINISHER WILL BE DEPUTY MAYOR. VOTES CAN BE ANY $$$ AMOUNT. THERE IS NO LIMIT TO HOW MANY TIMES AN INDIVIDUAL CAN VOTE. WE ENCOURAGE FREQUENT VOTING :)


2) CAMPAIGNING CAN BE DONE ON EITHER OF OUR FACEBOOK PAGES - ENFIELD DOG PARK OR ENFIELD DOG PARK ACTION COMMITTEE, OUR INSTAGRAM ENFIELD_DOG_PARK OR TWITTER @ENFIELDDOGPARK - USING MEMES, VIDEOS OR PHOTO POSTS


3) TOTALS WILL NOT BE POSTED UNTIL THE CLOSE OF VOTING WHICH WILL BE 6PM ON JULY 31ST. I WILL, HOWEVER, POST WHICH PLACE CANDIDATES ARE IN.


4) PREVIOUS MAYORAL WINNERS MUST HAVE A MINMUM 1 YEAR HIATUS PRIOR TO RUNNING AGAIN. DEPUTY MAYOR CAN RUN AGAIN TO TRY TO BECOME TOP DOG.


5) THERE WILL BE A $5 REGISTRATION FEE PER DOG TO RUN. WE WILL ALSO NEED A PICTURE AND A CAMPAIGN SLOGAN OR BIO ABOUT YOUR CANDIDATE. REGISTRATION CAN BE PAID THROUGH PAYPAL. PLEASE LEAVE A NOTE SAYING WHO IS REGISTERING. PICS AND BIOS/SLOGANS CAN BE SENT TO ENFIELDDOGPARK@GMAIL.COM

​IF YOU CHOOSE TO HAVE A TABLE AT THE MEET AND GREET EVENT, THAT WILL BE A $10 FEE PER CANDIDATE.


6) VOTING CAN BE DONE THROUGH PAYPAL. YOU DO NOT HAVE TO HAVE A PAYPAL ACCOUNT TO SEND MONEY THROUGH PAYPAL. EITHER CLICK ON THE DONATE LINK WITHIN THIS WEBSITE, OR GO TO PAYPAL.COM, CLICK ON SEND MONEY, AND ENTER ENFIELDDOGPARK@GMAIL.COM

PLEASE REMEMBER TO ADD A NOTE REFERENCING WHICH CANDIDATE YOU ARE VOTING FOR. YOU MAY ALSO COLLECT CASH/CHECKS FROM FAMILY FRIENDS. MONIES CAN BE GIVEN TO A EDPAC BOARD MEMBER. THERE WILL ALSO BE DONATION JARS AT THE MEET AND GREET EVENT ON JULY 17TH.

 

7) YOU CAN CAMPAIGN AT THE PARK, YOU CAN CALL PETCO OR PETSMART TO SEE IF YOU CAN SET UP A TABLE THERE TO CAMPAIGN, YOU CAN TAKE AN AD OUT IN THE NEWSPAPER.  GET CREATIVE AND HAVE FUN!


8) THE WINNERS WILL RECEIVE A RESERVED PARKING SPOT FOR THEIR TERM 9/1/2021 - 8/31/2022.


9) WINNERS WILL HAVE THEIR PHOTOS USED ON OUR WEBSITE AND OTHER SOCIAL MEDIA OUTLETS, AND MAY BE ASKED TO MAKE APPEARANCES SUPPORTING THE ENFIELD DOG PARK.


THE ENFIELD DOG PARK IS AN ALL VOLUNTEER 501C3 NON PROFIT ORGANIZATION. WE RELY ON FUNDRAISING AND CORPORATE SPONSORSHIPS TO MAINTAIN THE DOG PARK. WE ARE NOT FUNDED BY THE TOWN OF ENFIELD.