Qualifying for two commission seats on the Board of Mayor and Commissioners ended last week with three candidates throwing their names in for the November 2 election. Two seats on the Board of Mayor and Commissioner will be on the ballot. Candidates elected in November will serve four year terms beginning January 2022.
Ricardo Israel Korn
Lionel Laratte (Incumbent)
Lisa Shortell (Incumbent)
Election day is Tuesday, November 2, 2021 with polls open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Early voting will be available from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. from October 13 to October 29 at 4380 Memorial Drive, Decatur. City Hall is not an early voting location. The last day to register to vote or change your address is October 4.
2021 Candidates Forum
The City of Avondale Estates hosted the City Commissioners Candidate Forum on Oct. 20 from 6-7:30 p.m. for the three candidates running in the November 2021 election. The forum was moderated by WABE reporter Sam Whitehead. Download a video recording of the forum: /DocumentCenter/View/3570/Candidates-Forum-10-20-21