Comprehensive Coverage of the 2021 Municipal Elections in the city of Tuscaloosa.
Tuscaloosa Elections 2021
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.
Did District 7's New Councilman Qualify to Run for Office?
District 7 Councilwoman Sonya McKinstry lost by a razor-thin margin in the 2021 election to Cassius Lanier, and she has since filed suit saying his past felonies prevent him from holding office.
Absentee Ballots Now Available for 2021 Election Runoffs
The runoff election for the Tuscaloosa Districts 1 and 6 is a month away. Here's how to get an absentee ballot.
Tuscaloosa Mayor Walt Maddox Re-Elected to Fifth Term
The Tuscaloosa native won in every one of Tuscaloosa's districts, earning 58% of the total vote.