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Qualifying for District 2 Commission Seat Begins


Qualifying for the District 2 Athens-Clarke County Commission seat is underway. Candidates interested in filling the position vacated by former commissioner Mariah Parker have until Wednesday at noon to qualify for the seat. A Special Election will be held on Tuesday, March 21st to fill the unexpired four-year term for the District 2 seat, which will end on Tuesday, January 7, 2025. If necessary, a runoff will be held on Tuesday, April 18th, 2023. The fee to qualify is $450.Qualifying takes place in the ACC Board of Elections Office located at 155 East Washington Street. For more information, contact the BOE at 706-613-3150.
Qualifying began at 9 am Monday

Alexia Ridley joined WUGA as Television and Radio News Anchor and Reporter in 2013. When WUGA TV concluded operations, she became the primary Reporter for WUGA Radio. Alexia came to Athens from Macon where she served as the News Director and show host for WGXA TV. She's a career journalist and Savannah native hailing from the University of Michigan. However, Alexia considers herself an honorary UGA DAWG!