Elect Mike Smith
Mayor of LaGrange, GA
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Rational Representation for the 99%


 

  • Establish a reasonable minimum wage in LaGrange. No employer within the City of LaGrange shall pay its employees at a rate of less than $10.00 per hour. The City of LaGrange, GA shall have the power to enforce this ordinance.
  • Decriminalize marijuana use within city limits. The City of LaGrange shall allow the personal use and regulation of marijuana for adults 21 and over in the same manner as the personal use and regulation of alcohol. No officer employed by the City of LaGrange shall arrest any person over the age of 21 for the personal use of marijuana.
  • Regulate assault weapons. Any person who intentionally possesses or sells assault weapons within the City of LaGrange commits the offense of criminal possession of assault weapons. Such a person shall be guilty of a misdemeanor and upon conviction thereof shall be punished in accordance with section 1-1-6 of the Municipal Code.
  • Adopt a women's equal rights ordinance. Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged within the City of LaGrange, GA on the account of sex. The City of LaGrange, GA shall have the power to enforce this ordinance.
  • Implement public transportation with a central station at the old Mansour's building.
  • Initiate a fair property tax.
  • End discrimination against our Latino neighbors.
  • Stop adding probation fines and fees to utility bills.
  • Stop requiring Social Security numbers for utility accounts.
  • Make the city more bicyclist and pedestrian friendly.
  • Repeal the ordinance making it a crime to laugh near a church.