NACA Mayoral Forum

On Saturday, Oct. 9, from 9 to 11 a.m. on a virtual video teleconference, Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America will be hosting a Mayoral Forum in Atlanta on affordable homeownership with over a thousand NACA Members. Click this link to register.

Atlanta Public Schools Mayoral Forum

Atlanta Public Schools (APS) will host a Mayoral Forum, with a panel of students asking questions of the top candidates for mayor of Atlanta on Oct. 11 at 6 p.m. at the APS Alonzo A. Crim Center for Learning and Leadership, 130 Trinity Ave., SW. The forum will air live on the APS Facebook page.

Atlanta Press Club Loudermilk-Young Debate Series

The Atlanta Press Club Loudermilk-Young Debate Series will host debates for Mayor of Atlanta, Atlanta City Council President, and Atlanta City Council Post 3 At-Large. The debates will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 12. The mayoral debates will be available for viewers to watch live on GPB-TV, GPB.org, and The Atlanta Press Club Facebook page beginning at 5 p.m. on October 12. www.fb.com/TheAtlantaPressClub. The debates for City Council President and City Council Post 3 At-Large will stream live on The Atlanta Press Club Facebook page and be available on Public Broadcasting Atlanta/WABE Radio beginning at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 17. All debates will be available on demand on The Atlanta Press Club Facebook page. 

Livable Buckhead/Buckhead Association Mayoral Forum

The Buckhead Business Association and Livable Buckhead will host an Atlanta Mayoral Candidates Forum at Chastain Horse Park on Thursday, Oct. 14 from 7:15 to 9 a.m. The event will also be live streamed for participants who cannot attend in person. Reservations are required for both in-person and online participants. Tickets to the in-person event are $20 for members or $25 for non-members and include a light breakfast. There is no charge for tickets to the online session.

Mayoral Forum on Gun Violence

St. Luke’s Episcopal Faith & Advocacy Network, The Temple’s Rothschild Social Justice Institute, and Ebenezer Baptist Church Social Justice Ministry will host an in-person and virtual mayoral forum on gun violence on Oct. 21 at 5 p.m. in the sanctuary of St. Luke’s, 435 Peachtree St. NE. Dr. Mark Rosenberg, president emeritus of The Task Force for Global Health, founding director of CDC’s National Center for Injury Prevention and Control and former assistant surgeon general will open the forum.  Those interested in attending can register at this link.

Collin Kelley

Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.