Posted by: jamesvw | November 5, 2009

December 1 – Atlanta Mayor and City Council Runoffs

December 1 – Mayor of Atlanta and City Council Runoffs

Click here for results

On December 1, residents of Atlanta will go back to the polls to vote for mayor and a few city council races. After the initial election last week, there are two candidates left on each ballot line. To read a local news story about the mayoral race, click here.

All municipal races in Atlanta are non-partisan.

Click here to request your absentee ballot for this election. atlanta_skyline


The top vote getter on November 3 was City Councilwoman Mary Norwood. Norwood was first elected to Atlanta City Council Post 2 at-large in 2001. If elected, Norwood would be Atlanta’s first white mayor since 1973.

To learn more about Mary Norwood, her campaign website is located at

The second candidate is State Senator Kasim Reed. First elected as an assemblyman in 1998, he became a State Senator in 2002. He also worked for the campaign of longtime Atlanta mayor Shirley Franklin.

To learn more about Kasim Reed, his website is at


But wait, there’s more for Atlanta voters!!!!!

Ceasar Mitchell and Claire Muller are in a runoff election for City Council President. Mitchell has his website at and Muller’s is located at

Amir Farhoki and Aaron Watson are also vying to fill the Post 2 At Large Council Seat and Alex Wan and Liz Coyle are still fighting for District. Click on each name to learn more!



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