Voters elect Jesse Houle to the Athens-Clarke County Commission
Press Release

Voters elect Jesse Houle to the Athens-Clarke County Commission

Athens-Clarke County (ACC) voters showed up in record numbers to elect Jesse Houle as District 6 Athens-Clarke County Commissioner in a special election held on November 3. They will be sworn into office before Thanksgiving with an exact day and time to be determined. “The results of this election are due to the tireless efforts…

Jesse Houle Shares Updates on WUGA with Alexia Ridley
Interview

Jesse Houle Shares Updates on WUGA with Alexia Ridley

“District 6 Commissioner-elect, Jesse Houle is once again adding their name to the ballot. Houle has announced they will be a candidate for the District 6 seat for the special election November 3rd. As Commissioner-elect, Houle has already been selected to take office in January. They are now also the Democratic candidate. Houle explains the…

Uncategorized

Vote Jesse Houle Nov 3

Jesse Houle will be on the ballot again November 3rd for Athens-Clarke County District 6 Commissioner. This special election will be at the end of your ballot, and we need your vote all the way down the ballot! While Jesse is the Commissioner-Elect for the next 4-year term, that term doesn’t begin until January 2021….

Blog Post

The Road Ahead

To say this campaign has not gone the way we expected or hoped is an understatement. The pandemic disrupted our ability to engage and share our vision with the community in the way we had desired. In the weeks preceding the election, Athens rose up alongside a movement to end systemic racism, police violence and…

Uncategorized

A Solemn Day of Reflection

It is with a heavy heart that I write this while processing the staggering news that Jerry NeSmith passed away unexpectedly Saturday night. Jerry was a caring human being who identified as a servant leader and worked tirelessly throughout his lifetime in many capacities to embody that spirit. We did not always agree on the…