Published: Aug 29, 2013 8:23 AM EDT
Updated: Aug 29, 2013 10:29 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) - San Diego will hold a special election on Nov. 19 to replace Mayor Bob Filner.

Filner is supposed to resign Friday following sexual harassment allegations from more than a dozen women.

 He was San Diego's first Democratic mayor in decades when he took office in December.