LaWana Mayfield: My driving force is that we stay a welcoming community

Charlotte City Council District 3 representative LaWana Mayfield says her driving force is that Charlotte stays a welcoming community. She says that her district is majority minority and that she has to represent the entire community when she votes.
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Charlotte City Council District 3 representative LaWana Mayfield says her driving force is that Charlotte stays a welcoming community. She says that her district is majority minority and that she has to represent the entire community when she votes.

Jim Morrill, who grew up near Chicago, covers state and local politics. He’s worked at the Observer since 1981 and taught courses on North Carolina politics at UNC Charlotte and Davidson College.