U.S. Secretary Of Labor Visits Atlanta For Roundtables On Gender Pay Gap, Low WagesU.S. Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh joined Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and community leaders in Atlanta for roundtable discussions on the gender wage gap, low wages and other workforce issues.
Atlanta City Officials Respond To Council Vote Approving A Public Safety Training CenterThe City of Atlanta is moving forward with a new state-of-the-art Public Safety Training Center, despite some opposition. Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and Atlanta police responded to some of the backlash during a press conference on September 9, 2021.
Atlanta Midtown Apartment Shooting Suspect IdentifiedAtlanta police are investigation a Midtown apartment shooting that left an officer injured and the suspect dead.
Lawsuit Blames Atlanta City Officials For 8-Year-Old Secoriea Turner's DeathAttorneys for the family of Secoriea Turner, 8, who was shot and killed during protests in July 2020, filed a lawsuit blaming city officials and Wendy's for her death.
UPDATE: Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Won't Seek ReelectionLate Thursday night Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced that she will not seek reelection this year.
Atlanta Mayor Addresses Violent Crimes, Shooting Death Of 15-Year-Old GirlMayor Keisha Lance Bottoms held a press conference at the Atlanta Police Headquarters to address crime on May 4, 2021, following a violent weekend of 12 shootings and four homicides.
Atlanta Mayor Addresses Crime Spike, New 311 Plan For Non-Emergency CallsMayor Keisha Lance Bottoms addressed the City pf Atlanta's spike in violent crimes, including gang and gun violence, during her first press conference of the year on January 21, 2021.
Atlanta Implements Anti-Displacement Program For Legacy ResidentsAtlanta city government is partnering with Invest Atlanta to implement a city-wide Anti-Displacement Program for legacy residents.
BREAKING: Secoriea Turner’s Family Plans To Sue The City Of Atlanta for $12 MillionThe family of Secoriea Turner will hold an press conference today at 11 a.m. about their intention to sue the city of Atlanta, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and others for $12 million.
Census 2020 Deadline: Atlanta Mayor Urges Residents To RespondTime is running out for residents to complete the 2020 Census. In a virtual press conference on September 16, 2020, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms need to respond to the census by the September 30, 2020 deadline to ensure future funding for the city.
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Announces Atlanta COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program through United WayMayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announces Atlanta COVID-19 Emergency rental assistance program through united way.
Florida Officials Won't Prosecute People For Not Wearing MasksAt least two Florida counties are under curfew Saturday to fight the spread of coronavirus, just hours after the governor said officials won't punish residents for not wearing face masks.
Georgia Sets Another Coronavirus Record While Mayor And Governor Battle Over Mask MandateKemp and Bottoms have since been clashing on coronavirus guidelines, after Kemp sued the mayor over a mask mandate she ordered for the city. Kemp previously issued an executive order nullifying local mask requirements.
Georgia: Mayors Vs. Governor's Ban On Face Mask MandatesMany mayors across Georgia agree with Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Thursday after the state's governor filed a lawsuit against her over the city's mask mandate.
Georgia Governor Kemp Suspends All Local Mask MandatesGeorgia Gov. Brian Kemp on Wednesday suspended all local government mask requirement and is “strongly” encouraging all Georgians wear masks instead.