A State of the Community address from Mayor Kelly Girtz. The address provides an overview of notable ACCGov and community activities, accomplishments, challenges, and responses during calendar year 2021, as well as a look ahead to the future.
Mayor Girtz Officially Qualifies for Re-election Bid
“You pay your money and you take your chances.” I’m excited to qualify at the Board of Elections today to serve Athens for four more years as your mayor. Election […]
Athens Isn’t Alone in Fight Against Republican Redistricting
Athens-Clarke County isn’t alone fighting Republican legislators’ efforts to unilaterally redraw local district lines. It’s happening in Democrat-controlled counties all over the state, including two suburban Atlanta counties that recently flipped from red to blue.