Atlanta Intown and Reporter Newspapers have combined resources to produce this guide to the 2021 Atlanta mayoral race. View the Atlanta City Council candidates.


Voting Information

Atlanta’s municipal elections will be held Nov. 2, 2021. The voter registration deadline is Oct. 4 and early voting will run Oct. 12-29. The last day to request an absentee ballot is Oct. 22. To request an absentee ballot, find your polling place, and additional information, visit this link.


Mayoral Race

Fourteen candidates qualified to become the 61st mayor of Atlanta after Keisha Lance Bottoms announced she would not seek a second term. Big issues facing the next mayor include crime, housing affordability, transportation, and the possible secession of Buckhead as a movement grows for the neighborhood to form its own city.

Antonio Brown

Brown did not respond to the Q&A.
Visit his website here.

Andre Dickens

Read the Q&A here.

Kirsten Elise Dunn

Dunn did not respond to the Q&A.
Visit her website here.

Nolan English

Read the Q&A here.

Rebecca L. King

Read the Q&A here.

Felicia Moore

Moore did not respond to the Q&A.
Visit her website here.

Walter Reeves

Read the Q&A here.

Kasim Reed

Reed did not respond to the Q&A.
Visit his website here.

Roosevelt Searles III

Read the Q&A here.

Richard N. Wright

Read the Q&A here.

Glenn S. Wrightson

Read the Q&A here.