Comprehensive Coverage of the 2021 Municipal Elections in the city of Tuscaloosa.
Tuscaloosa Elections 2021
District 7 Candidates Address Crime, Development in Forum
Before the special election next Tuesday, Tuscaloosa City Council D7 candidates Sonya McKinstry and Cassius Lanier spoke in detail about their platforms in a virtual forum, hosted by the League of Women Voters of Greater Tuscaloosa.
Virtual Forum Set for District 7 Special Election Candidates
The League of Women Voters of Greater Tuscaloosa is hosting a virtual forum for the candidates in the District 7 City Council seat race ahead of the special election later this month.
City of Tuscaloosa Swears in New Council, Board of Education
More than a dozen city officials who were elected to office earlier this year were officially sworn during a ceremony at the Tuscaloosa River Market early Monday morning.
Judge Voids Lanier's City Council Win, New Election to be Held
Tuscaloosa voters will head to the polls again after a judge voided Cassius Lanier's March election victory over incumbent city councilwoman Sonya McKinstry.
Lanier Obtains State, Federal Pardons; Case Goes to Judge
District 7's apparent new city councilman was granted pardons for his felonies, both state and federal, making him eligible to take office in May.
Tuscaloosa Council Runoffs: John Faile Wins District 6
Faile will assume the office of District 6 City Councilperson on May 17, 2021.
Incumbent Eddie Pugh to Face John Faile in Runoff Race Tuesday
Voters in Tuscaloosa's District 6 will return to the polls Tuesday for a runoff race between two-term incumbent Eddie Pugh and retired TPD captain John Faile.
District 1 Candidates Talk Platforms Heading into Runoff Election
Reverend Matthew Wilson and community activist Que Chandler will compete in a runoff election to represent Tuscaloosa's District 1 Tuesday.