Keisha Lance Bottoms (D) will be Atlanta’s next Mayor. A remarkable win against her critically acclaimed opponent Mary Norwood (L). Nearly three minutes after her well-deserved victory dance, candidate Mary Norwood came forward to contest the election results and albeit accuse the newly nominated Mayor-Elect of fraud and voter intimidation. 191 more words
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The 2017 race for mayor of Atlanta is over. And yet it continues.
The election boards of Fulton and DeKalb counties have declared Keisha Lance Bottoms to be mayor-elect, on a slim runoff margin of 832 votes out of more than 90,000 cast. 1,144 more words
The City of Atlanta has made yet another landmark move in support of mixed-income growth and community retention on Atlanta’s Historic Westside.
Last week, the Atlanta City Council unanimously approved the… 1,050 more words
I can tell you who will be the next mayor of Atlanta. She’ll be the candidate who doesn’t stop talking about neighborhoods.
Which is to say, Keisha Lance Bottoms or Mary Norwood. 1,088 more words
Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed today will take formal possession of a report on streets and monuments to Confederate cause and its leaders within the city – and what should be done with them. 1,380 more words
Please seal this column in an envelope and give it a place on a back shelf for the next 20 years.
On Nov. 19, 2037, open the envelope. 1,040 more words