TIFT CO., GA (WALB) - The Tifton-Tift County Chamber of Commerce is giving local candidates a chance to introduce themselves to the public.
The chamber hosted a candidate forum at the UGA Tifton Campus.
Councilwoman Julie Smith is running against Mayor Jamie Cater in the mayor's race.
City council candidates Jack Folk in District 2 and Frank Sayles, Junior in District 4 don't have opposition, but they were also there tonight to tell voters what they hope to accomplish.
"We just thought this was a great opportunity for our community to meet the candidates, to get involved in the process to learn a little bit more and hopefully encourage them to go vote," said Keri Jones, Government Relations Chairman.
Early voting begins October 12th.
Election Day is November 3rd.