Mayor

One day after Emory’s annexation into Atlanta was approved, Keisha Lance Bottoms claimed victory as Atlanta’s next mayor after she garnered the most votes in the runoff race Dec. 5 as of 12:40 a.m. Wednesday, while her opponent Emory alumna ...

Atlanta City Councilmembers Keisha Lance Bottoms and Mary Norwood (74C) were the top two candidates in the Atlanta mayoral race, bringing the race to a Dec. 5 runoff. In the general election yesterday, Bottoms received 26.83 percent, and Norwood received ...