Biloxi special election for mayor is April 28

BILOXI — The countdown clock officially started Tuesday when the City Council declared April 28 as the date of a special election to fill the remainder of former Mayor A.J. Holloway’s term, which ends July 1, 2017.

Candidates must quality for the special election by 5 p.m. April 8. A runoff, if needed, will be May 12.