Atlanta City Council 
District 8 Update
J.P. Matzigkeit, City of Atlanta

Mayoral Candidates' Response
to "Buckhead Pledge"

Earlier this month, I asked the five leading candidates in Atlanta’s November 2 mayoral election to respond to a 10-point pledge to ensure Buckhead gets the attention and respect it deserves. This, I feel, is at the heart of the so-called Buckhead City movement.

Three candidates responded: Andre Dickens, Felicia Moore and Kasim Reed.  Sharon Gay and Antonio Brown, did not respond.

I persist in the belief that the next mayor will have a lot to say and do in restoring the belief of Buckhead residents in the city of Atlanta.  Here are the responses, in the order they were received. 


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