However, I will not support wealthier cities cherry-picking prime real estate, to further the balkanization of our county, negatively impacting our service delivery strategy. All election coverage can be found at Ted Terry completed Ballotpedia's Candidate Connection survey in 2020. 1) Why are you running for this position? Her parents immigrated from Pakistan and she was raised in Clarkston and Stone Mountain. Yes. I am very supportive of small municipalities seeking minor annexations, with resident approval, to address a common small city problem, very small budgets that can barely fund basic services. Website Design by. padding-left: 8px; } For more information about how to register, click here. .mw-body #mw-content-text .votebox .race_header h3.votebox-header-office-name {

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