COVID-19 Small Business Help For Macon-Bibb

Here at the Whitby2020 Campaign for Mayor, we understand the needs of small business owners in Macon-Bibb. The COVID-19 battered businesses are suffering immensely under the current conditions of the city. No Traffic No Customers No Money This is a MASSIVE problem! We understand that the lag time of the government has been a problem…

responsibility of the mayor

What is the main responsibility of a mayor?

The mayor of the city or county is the chief executive officer and is responsible for the execution of the laws and policies of the local government and applicable state and federal laws. The mayor possesses executive and administrative powers and duties.  Some of these duties include:  Supervision and coordination over the executive and administrative staff…

Voting Rights Act of 1965

The Voting Rights Act of 1965, signed into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson, aimed to overcome legal barriers at the state and local levels that prevented African Americans from exercising their right to vote as guaranteed under the 15th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. The Voting Rights Act is considered one of the most…

Comments On The State Of The Community

I want to thank Mayor Reichert for giving a State of the Community Address today that highlighted so many of the beautiful things that our beloved community has to offer. North Macon has more new businesses than it can handle. We have seen significant progress in the revitalization of downtown. A thriving downtown is a…