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Atlanta Mayor delivers 2nd 'State of the City'

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms delivered her second ‘State of the City” address at the Georgia World Congress Center Thursday morning. Take a look at the infographics below for highlights from Mayor @KeishaBottoms ’ State of the City address! #ATLSOTC #OneAtlanta pic.twitter.com/ZXD3ht6GSz — City of...
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The Gulch is undeveloped property in the heart of downtown Atlanta

Atlanta Mayor Presents Amended Gulch Agreement to City Council

The Office of Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms has released details of an amended Gulch agreement. The Gulch is the area of parking lots and railroad tracks situated between Mercedes-Benz Stadium and State Farm Arena. Bottoms says, "our team has worked nonstop over the last several months to...
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Mayor Bill Campbell speaks to Rashad Richey at Beulah Heights University

Former ATL Mayor Bill Campbell Talks Politics, Racism, Freaknik and More in Exclusive Interview With Rashad Richey

Mayor Bill Campbell, in his first major interview in more than 16 years, opened up in front of a packed crowd at Atlanta’s Beulah Heights University for a transparent, passionate & heartfelt discussion with V-103 and WAOK’s Rashad Richey. Watch as the 1990s Atlanta mayor talks race, his federal...
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Atlanta Mayor Names City's First-Ever Chief Education Officer

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says there have been "some great announcements in terms of leadership" including the City Attorney, Chief Procurement Officer, and Chief Education Officer. The City's first-ever Chief Education Officer is a native of metro Atlanta. Click here for more on this...
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Atlanta Mayor Maintains Order On Immigrants In Jails

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says for the long-term the U.S."has to tackle immigration reform in a compassionate and humane way." Mayor Bottoms was speaking during a news conference at Atlanta City Hall Thursday addressing her Executive Order on immigration. She also took a swipe at a...
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Atlanta Mayor Signs Order Refusing New ICE Detainees At City Jail

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms is calling the Trump Administration immigration policy on children and families "despicable" and "inhumane." Mayor Bottoms has taken action that would prevent the city's jail from housing new detainees through ICE, or the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement...
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Kasim Reed Bonuses Called Illegal and Atrocious

Atlanta City Council President Felicia Moore says "I'm sad for the city, and for what we're going through." Moore is referring to reports, by Atlanta television station Fox 5, that former Mayor Kasim Reed paid out more than $500,000 in bonuses and contest winnings during his last year in office. As...
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Atlanta's Mayor Elect Is Keisha Lance-Bottoms

After a hard fought run off election the results show that Black Girl Magic was the winner in the race for Atlanta's next Mayor.
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Atlanta's Mayor Elect Is Keisha Lance-Bottoms

After a hard fought run off election the results show that Black Girl Magic was the winner in the race for Atlanta's next Mayor.
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Top Races End In Run Offs In Atlanta

As expected, several candidates will face a runoff with their closest opponent in December.
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