Steven Reed Becomes The First Black Mayor Of Montgomery, Alabama
History was made when Steven Reed was elected as Mayor of Montgomery, Alabama.
It took 200 years for Montgomery to finally get a Mayor of the African American descent. The city if Montgomery currently has a population that is 60% black.
“This election has never been about me, this election has never about just my ideas. It’s been about all of the hopes and dreams that we have as individuals and collectively in this city and the way we found the opportunity to improve outcomes regardless of neighborhood, regardless of Zip code, regardless of anything that may divide us or make us different from one another.” – Steven Reed