Doors open at 10:00 A.M., County Convention begins at 11:00 A.M.
Delegates should arrive from 10:00 to 10:45 A.M. to register. Doors will be closed at 11:00 A.M. to start the convention. Officers for the party (Chair, Vice-Chair, Secretary, Treasurer) and District Representatives will be elected to lead the party over the next two years.
To become a delegate to the convention you must attend your specific district meeting where elections for precinct leaders and delegates will take place. Please see specific district meeting information below.
You must be a registered voter in the precinct where you are participating. You must show a form of identification such as driver’s license, voter card, proof of residence. You will also fill out and sign a Democratic Pledge Form.
If you are unable to attend your district meeting but still wish to be a delegate at the convention on March 30, please do the following:
- Email your District Representative stating that you wish to be a delegate but are unable to attend the pre-convention district meeting.
- Send a letter to KCDP, 311 Morgan St, Knoxville, TN 37917 (must be delivered prior to the meeting)
- Email Committee member Linda Haney at firstname.lastname@example.org at least four hours BEFORE the district meeting, stating that you wish to be a delegate.
- Please include your name, address, phone, and precinct number in any email or letter.
Below is a list of Pre-Convention District meetings.
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District 1: Saturday, March 23rd @ 1:00 P.M. in Logan Temple AME Zion Church at 2744 Selma Ave, Knoxville, TN 37914
District 2: Saturday, March 9th at 10:30 A.M. in St. James Episcopal Church (in the meeting hall) at 1101 N. Broadway, Knoxville, TN 37917
District 3: Monday, March 25th at 6:15 P.M. in the Cedar Bluff Library at 9045 Cross Park Dr, Knoxville, TN 37923
District 4: Tuesday March 26th at 5:45 P.M. in Bearden Branch Library at 100 Golf Club Road, Knoxville, TN 37919
District 5: Thursday, March 21st 6:30 P.M. in Rosarito’s Mexican Cantina at 210 Lovell Road, Knoxville, TN 37934
District 6: Tuesday March 26th at 6:30 P.M. in Karns Branch Library at 7516 Oak Ridge Highway, Knoxville, TN 37931
District 7: Monday, March 25that 6:30 P.M., in Powell Branch Library at 330 W. Emory Rd, Powell, TN 37849
District 8: Thursday March 21st at 6:30 P.M. at Mandarin Palace in the Knoxville Center Mall at 3001 Knoxville Center Drive, Knoxville, TN 37924
District 9: Monday, March 18th at 6:30 P.M. in East TN Permaculture Research Center at 201 Ogle Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37920 (One block west of King Tut Restaurant)
March 30, 2019 at 10am