Who’s running for office in Athens, GA in 2023? What do the candidates stand for? Let’s review the coming local, state and federal elections.
ACC Special Election: November 7, 2023
Clerk of Superior Court
This special election will fill the vacancy caused by Beverly Logan’s resignation. This is a nonpartisan election, but voters may want to know that Elisa Zarate exclusively takes Democratic party ballots in primaries while Griffeth usually takes Republican ballots. Zarate has been endorsed by the ACC Democratic Party.
Winterville Local Election: November 7, 2023
Dodd Ferrelle (incumbent)
Melissa Metzger (incumbent)
A special election will be held at the same time as the general election to fill the seat left vacant by Timothy Pierce-Tomlin’s resignation, but there’s only one candidate to choose from.
City Council Special Election
Presidential Preference Primary: March 12, 2024
Republican Presidential Candidates
Democratic Presidential Candidates
Local Election and Primary: May 16, 2024