Neighborhood Planning Unit B (NPU-B) is seeking nominations for business representatives to its board.

The NPU-B board includes representatives of local businesses and local homeowners associations. In order to be eligible to serve as a business representative, a nominee must be an employee, owner or partner in the business, have a primary workplace in NPU-B and live within the city of Atlanta.  Business constituents  conduct business or own commercial real property within NPU-B and the business must be registered with the city finance department or the Georgia Secretary of State’s office.

A total of 12 representatives will be elected to the board. Board elections will be held on Nov. 5, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., at the Cathedral of St. Philip, 2744 Peachtree Road NW.

If you would like to nominate someone to be included on the ballot for NPU-B business representatives or nominate yourself to be on the ballot for election, notify NPU-B Business Coordinator Mark Tiller at or the NPU-B Chair Andrea Bennett at no later than Oct. 25.

Joe Earle

Joe Earle is Editor-at-Large. He has more than 30-years of experience with daily newspapers, including the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and was Managing Editor of Reporter Newspapers.