Early voting for Peachtree City mayor, Council Post 3 starts Monday

Early voting for Peachtree City mayor, Council Post 3 starts Monday

Voters participating in the two runoff elections in Peachtree City can begin going to the polls as early as Nov. 27. The runoff election for mayor and the Post 3 council seat will be held Dec. 5. Above, clockwise from top left, Mayor Vanessa Fleisch, former Councilman Eric Imker, former Mayor Harold Logsdon and aviation […]

Runoffs ahead for Peachtree City mayor, council post

Runoffs ahead for Peachtree City mayor, council post

Fayette E-SPLOST sails to easy victory; Turin mayor wins by 1 vote in Nov. 7 election results Voters in Fayette and Coweta counties had their say on Nov. 7 in a number of municipal elections and two 1-percent sales tax votes. Only Peachtree City will see a Dec. 5 runoff election for both mayor and […]

Fayette E-SPLOST YES carries 2-to-1; Peachtree City runoffs for mayor, Post 3

Fayette E-SPLOST YES carries 2-to-1; Peachtree City runoffs for mayor, Post 3

UPDATE 9:40 p.m. — With all 12 Peachtree City precincts reporting, the voters have put incumbent Mayor Vanessa Fleisch and former City Councilman Eric Imker into a December runoff  to decide which one will lead the city in January. Fleisch recorded 2,517 votes (43.25%) while Imker received 1,799 votes (30.92%). Third-place finisher Dar Thompson had […]

Election night results for Fayette, Coweta races

Election night results for Fayette, Coweta races

Vote totals Nov. 7, 2017 as of  7:43 p.m. Fayetteville Post 4 Hoffman — 349 (63.45%) Nolan — 131 (23.82%) Paige — 66 (12%) ================= PTC mayor Fleisch — 1151 (49.02%) Imker — 711 (30.28%) Thompson — 484 (20.61%) ================== PTC Post 3 Logsdon — 692 (31.8%) Madden — 872 (40.07%) Toussaint — 608 (27.94%) […]

Residents quiz candidates for PTC Council at Rotary Club forum

Residents quiz candidates for PTC Council at Rotary Club forum

All agree traffic is problem, but no specific solutions proposed The Peachtree City Rotary Club on Oct. 26 held a forum that featured three candidates for Peachtree City mayor and the three candidates for the Post 3 council seat. Billed as a community service event, the “Get Out the Vote” forum featured Mayor Vanessa Fleisch, […]

Fayetteville candidates at forum spell out their visions for the city

Fayetteville candidates at forum spell out their visions for the city

Turn on the television, and you’re likely to be assaulted by a divisive political debate. But on a picture-perfect autumn evening in Fayetteville, civility and politeness were the rules of the day. The Oct. 23 forum at the Fayette County Public Library featured the three candidates for the City Council’s lone contested race. Candidates Rich […]

Post 4 Council candidates look to Fayetteville’s future

Post 4 Council candidates look to Fayetteville’s future

Election season brings election questions, and this year The Citizen posed identical questions via email to the three candidates for Fayetteville City Council Post 4. Candidates for the seat are Brett Nolan, businessman Rich Hoffman and Gha-is Bashir Paige. 1. What is your vision for both the council and the city? Rich Hoffman — “My […]

Tyrone’s Post 3 candidates talk about sewer service, downtown growth

Tyrone’s Post 3 candidates talk about sewer service, downtown growth

The only contested race in Tyrone on the November ballot is for the Post 3 race featuring incumbent Councilman Ken Matthews and challenger Eric Woods. The candidates responded to several questions from The Citizen. Responses for print were limited to 250 words each. The full interview with responses to all questions is online at TheCitizen.com. […]

Senoia Post 1 candidates Eichorst, Malone talk about their visions for the city

Senoia Post 1 candidates Eichorst, Malone talk about their visions for the city

Election season brings election questions, and this year The Citizen posed identical questions via email to the two Senoia council candidates for City Council Post 1, incumbent Chuck Eichorst and challenger Tom Malone (Malone declined to submit a photo). 1. What is your vision for both the council and the city? Chuck Eichorst — “My […]

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