News 2017-08-16T00:44:40+00:00

September 2017

Firefighters Endorse Mary Norwood

Atlanta, GA – Sept. 19, 2017:  The International Association of Firefighters (IAFF) local Atlanta chapter today announced their strong endorsement of Mary Norwood to be Atlanta’s next Mayor. Local 134, Atlanta’s firefighter’s union, is a leading voice for the city’s public safety and the driving force behind nearly every advance in the fire and emergency services in Atlanta. In making the announcement, Atlanta IAFF President Paul Gerdis said, “The officers and members of [...]

August 2017

Norwood qualifies to become Atlanta’s 60th Mayor

Today, Tuesday, August 22, 2017, Mary Norwood officially qualified to enter the race to be elected Atlanta’s 60th Mayor. Norwood is the acknowledged front runner in the crowded field of candidates. Recent polls of likely voters put her at between 27% and 30%, nearly 17% ahead of the nearest competitor. Upon qualifying at the City of Atlanta Municipal Clerk’s office, Norwood returned to campaign headquarters where she told supporters, “Today I have [...]

July 2017

Second Recent Poll Confirms Mary Norwood’s Strong Lead in Mayoral Race

Atlanta, GA – July 28, 2017: Mary Norwood continues to dominate the field of mayoral candidates according to poll conducted for the campaign by SDR Consulting, Inc. These results further confirm her standing as reported by WXIA Channel 11 in their poll released last week. Among the eight leading candidates, 30% of likely voters said they would vote for Norwood if the election was held today.  That number is 18% ahead of her closest [...]

Norwood picks up key law enforcement endorsement

ATLANTA -- The International Brotherhood of Police Officers (IBPO) local Atlanta chapter endorsed Mary Norwood for mayor on Monday. The Local 623 organization represents nearly 1,200 officers of the Atlanta police department. “The officers and members of IBPO Local 623 are eager to see Mary Norwood become Atlanta’s next mayor," said Atlanta IBPO President Lieutenant Stephen Zygaj. "Her integrity and record on transparency set her apart plus she has a deep grasp of all [...]

With just over 100 days to Election Day, Norwood leads the crowded ticket.

WXIA - July 19, 2017 - It's Déjà vu for mayoral hopeful Mary Norwood. With just over 100 days until votes are counted in the election for Atlanta's next leader, Norwood leads the crowded ticket. Among 18 candidates, 27% of likely voters said they'd vote for her if the election was today. That number was more than double her closest competitor: 10% for City Council President Ceaser Mitchell. Mary Norwood: 27% Ceasaar Mitchell: 10% Keisha [...]

March 2017

Norwood Sprints To Big Lead In Race For Mayor

ATLANTA - A poll exclusive for Channel 2 Action News breaks down a packed race for Atlanta's mayor. But there is a clear top contender. In an exclusive Channel 2 Action News poll conducted by Landmark/Rosetta Stone, Mary Norwood squashes the competition. We asked 1,200 likely voters: If the election for mayor were held today in the city of Atlanta, for whom would you vote? Amongst the candidates, Norwood ran away with 28.6 percent of [...]