COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Two candidates competing for a position with Columbus City Council District 9 spoke about issues regarding crime rates, businesses and corporations as well as city funds.
News Leader 9's Sara Lim spoke to the current District 9 incumbent Judy Thomas and the running candidate Felicia Hamilton.
Thomas stated that some of her main points are to keep a close eye on the city's budget, create welcoming atmosphere to draw new employers to Columbus and to work closely with the City Council and Fort Benning.
Some of Hamilton's points of purpose are to create an accessible link to the people at large and their city leaders to provide true and fair representation for all citizens, and to reinstate a respectful working relationship amongst the city's government body.
You can voice your opinion by voting on May 20, the Election Day.