The votes were cast last week, and Gainesville residents soon will see one new face on their City Council and a familiar face in a slightly new role.
Danny Dunagan won the race for Gainesville's first elected mayor in Tuesday's municipal election.
There's an election today, but judging by past history and low early voting turnout, there may be a lot of people who don't know about it.
Former Gainesville Mayor Danny Dunagan Jr. has raised about $22,500 in campaign contributions, more than doubling the amount raised by any of his three competitors in his quest for the new mayoral position.
Gainesville's Latino population and its concerns were the focus of a mayoral forum Wednesday night at the Gainesville Civic Center.
Clermont is a small town experiencing tremendous growth, but residents aren't sure how they feel about that.
Flowery Branch voters will be busier than most this fall: Two City Council seats and the mayor's post are being contested in the Nov. 5 municipal elections.
Clermont candidates for City Council answered residents' questions Tuesday night at the newly renovated Clermont Chattahoochee Center ahead of the November election.
Aside from any major issues to confront, the new Gainesville mayor also will be in something of a political fish bowl.
Today is the last day to register to vote for the municipal elections in November. To be eligible to vote in Georgia, residents must:
Gainesville voters who cast ballots in November will be the first to directly elect a mayor. Four candidates are running to be the first elected Gainesville mayor, all business people but each unique in race, background and gender. The Gainesville City Council will add the elected mayor position to a council of five people representing five wards, for a total of six council members. Currently, one of the five members has served as mayor, with ...
Updated: Election qualifying continues today and Friday in Gillsville and Clermont. This morning, incumbent Larry Poole qualified for Gillsville mayor. In Clermont, Lynn Adams, executive director of the Georgia Mountains YMCA, qualified for an at-large council position.
Today kicks off the qualifying period for candidates who want to run for a position in November's municipal elections. Here's a quick overview for each city.