What is your name? *

Glenn S. Wrightson

What is your age? *

69

What is your occupation? *

Consultant to Municipals

What is your city of residence? *

Atlanta

How many years in public service? *

ZERO

List your Community/Civic Affiliations: *

None

Where can voters find you online? (social media links & website) *

What is the position you are running for? *

Mayor of Atlanta

Why are you running for office? *

To improve the deliverables to the citizens – to refresh / reboot the operations of City government – to provide the leadership and determination to place solutions before politics –

In what ways do you believe your experience will assist you in your position, if elected? *

I am a less talkie talkie and more do ey do ey person – and use my practical and common sense to address issues at hand – I would come to the office with new appeal – like a new quarterback inspiring the team to put forth new energy to improve our common aspirations

Why are you the best candidate for this position? *

see answer above

What do you think your constituents need the most? *

someone that is honest and is telling them the truth –

What would you do differently than the predecessor in the position/office you’re running for? *

I would not accept less than a full day’s work from City employees – I would be an active Mayor engaged in providing the services for which the citizens are paying

What are the three (legislative) issues you will address, if elected? *

Ask the council to (1) adopt a resolution and allocate funds to re-open the City jail (2) allocate funds to initiate work on one of the Street Car routes and (3) propose eliminating plastic bags

If elected, what is your plan of action the first 100 days in office? *

promote faster processing of criminal cases at Fulton Co.- Break ground on one of the Street Car routes – meet with Dept. heads & explain we now require a full days work from all employees – and to begin determining how to improve productivity – initiate review of Water and Sewer rates – work to eliminate plastic grocery bags and gas power leaf blowers – survey streets to prioritize repairs
Photograph courtesy of Glenn Wrightson

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