District 5

The Results Are In: Councilwoman Archibong is the Only Qualified Candidate in the Atlanta City Council, District 5 Race

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The Committee for a Better Atlanta (CBA) issued scores for all of the City of Atlanta races. 

The CBA found, after interviewing both District 5 candidates, that Natalyn Mosby Archibong is the only qualified candidate in the District 5 race.

Candidate scores are based on written questionnaires and in-person interviews, covering topics including: public safety, financial competence, ethics/transparency, transportation, affordable housing and arts, among others. CBA does not endorse any candidates.

The Committee for a Better Atlanta (CBA) is a nonpartisan business coalition that has been scoring candidates running for mayor, city council, and Fulton County Commission for decades.

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Councilwoman Archibong Introduced Legislation to Solidify the City Council’s Stance on the Paris Climate Accord

Atlanta Intown Paper

by Collin Kelley

Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Atlanta City Council District 5 Candidate

Atlanta City Councilmember Natalyn Archibong introduced a resolution on Monday cementing the City Council’s stance on the Paris Climate Accord. The resolution, which received overwhelming support, expresses commitment to the agreement, which strives to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 2035. “Atlanta should continue to lead our state and region and commit to doing our part in reaching the goals set in the Paris Agreement by reducing our emissions, seeking cleaner energy sources, and working with our corporate partners in protecting our future,” said Archibong. Last week, Mayor Kasim Reed joined more than 100 U.S. mayors when he announced that Atlanta remains committed to the Paris Climate agreement, despite President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the accord.

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Councilwoman Archibong to Host 16th Annual Tire Roundup & Recycling Event at CHaRM

City of Atlanta Press Release

Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Atlanta City Council District 5 Candidate

ATLANTA – District 5 Constituents can drop off unwanted tires and other hard to recycle materials FREE OF CHARGE from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 15 at the Center for Hard to Recycle Materials (CHaRM), 1110 Hill St. S.E., in partnership with Liberty Tire Recycling.

In addition, this will be the first collection of hard to recycle items as part of the District 5 annual recycling event. For one day only, free recycling will be offered for:

  • Paint – latex and oil base

  • Household chemicals

  • Electronics (TV’s must be intact)

  • Tires (You must unload)

  • Mattresses

  • Propane Tanks

  • Paper shredding will also be available for FREE

For a complete list of items that you can bring to CHaRM visit 

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Councilwoman Archibong Hosts 16th annual Focus Upon Senior Services (F.U.S.S.) Seminar

Atlanta Daily World

By: Roz Edward, Michigan Chronicle Managing Editor

Natalyn Mosby Archibong, Atlanta City Council District 5 Candidate

Free seminar to help District 5 seniors save money and protect their assets

Atlanta City Councilmember Natalyn Archibong will host her 16th annual F.U.S.S. (Focus Upon Senior Services) seminar from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Drew Charter School, located at 301 East Lake Boulevard S.E.

 The annual seminar informs District 5 seniors about government services and money-saving discounts.  The free seminar is for senior citizens in East Atlanta, Kirkwood, East Lake, Lake Claire, Edgewood, Reynoldstown, Cabbagetown, North Ormewood Park, and all other seniors living in Council District 5.

 Various city departments, county officials, and senior-based agencies will answer questions, give advice, and make suggestions.

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