WHAT DOES THE CITY COUNCIL DO?
The City’s policy-making and legislative authority are given to a governing council (City Council) consisting of fifteen members. The City Council’s primary responsibilities are adopting ordinances, adopting the budget, and setting policy for the City. Working hand in hand with Atlanta’s Mayor and the members of the executive branch, the council plays a key role in the budget process and financial well-being of Atlanta.
The City Council has several types of positions:
WHO was elected for CITY COUNCIL
Candidates listed here won their 2017 election with the exception of Antonio Brown (District 3) who won a special election in 2019.
Links are provided for candidates with campaign (not personal) websites or social media accounts.
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