Posts tagged with "Nov. 3 election"

(VIDEO) – LaVista Hill Alliance hires attorney, asks for feedback from voters

Posted by November 7, 2015

By David Schick, contributor  The LaVista Hill Alliance announced today that it has retained legal counsel after allegations of voting irregularities in the Nov. 3 election raised doubt about the outcome of the cityhood referendum. The Georgia Secretary of State and Bureau of Investigation are looking into the matter. “We are very concerned about these allegations,” […]

Decatur candidates weigh in on street calming

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt October 30, 2015

Petitioners advocating for slower speeds and safer conditions for pedestrians have asked candidates running for Decatur City Commission how they feel about the issue. Chris De Pree and Tonio Andrade, who recently called for reconsideration of a bike lanes project on Commerce Drive, are pushing a new petition for calming of South Candler Street. “It seems […]

Decatur City Commission will consider vacancy and bike lanes

Posted by September 7, 2015

Decatur’s City Commission will be asked to formally accept the resignation of departed commissioner Kecia Cunningham and possibly name her temporary replacement. City municipal elections will be held Nov. 3. Cunningham previously announced she wouldn’t run, and suddenly resigned at the last regular commission meeting, citing a new job opportunity. Brian Smith, the current chairman of […]

Decatur School Board candidate says he’s ‘keenly aware’ of importance of education

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt September 1, 2015

Attorney Tom DeSimone says he understands the importance of providing everyone with access to a quality education. He has two children enrolled in City Schools of Decatur. “I am keenly aware of the importance of providing all citizens with access to a quality education,” he said. “In fact, when my family and I were considering a […]

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