Acworth to hold Community Conversation on June 10

Acworth Mayor Tommy Allegood announced the city will host a Community Conversation from 1 p.m. to about 2:30 p.m. on June 10 on “race, prejudice and social injustice.”

He made this announcement during the June 4 meeting of the Board of Aldermen.

“To discuss strategies to bring the community closer together,” a city statement issued on June 5 said the format will include a panel of community leaders that will have dialogue with questions and answers.

“We’ve had leaders from around the county who want to be a part of this,” Allegood added.

Due to limited seating at the Acworth Community Center, 4361 Cherokee St., because of COVID-19 restrictions, the event will be shown live at

By noon June 9, questions for the panel may be sent to

“We will do our best to address as many questions as possible in our allotted time and will consolidate frequently asked or similar questions in nature,” the city statement added.