Election Day is Tuesday, March 2, 2021 for the City of Chattanooga Municipal Election. Polls will be open from 8am to 7pm Eastern on Election Day. Early Voting will begin February 10 and end on February 25, 2021.
The Mayor holds the executive power of the City of Chattanooga. It is ultimately their job to figure out how the laws that the City Council passes should be implemented. The Mayor (with the approval of the City Council) also organizes the city departments, appoints department and committee heads, and writes the city budget. There are currently 15 candidates running for Mayor. Below you can view each candidate website as well as their Chattanooga Civics interview if available. Interviews with other outlets can be found on the "OTHER RESOURCES" page under "ELECTION 2021 RESOURCES".