Mayor Kasim Reed announced a plan this morning to close City of Atlanta government offices, including Parks and Recreation facilities and the Municipal Court, at 11 a.m. in response to expected severe winter weather.
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Fourteen years ago, we watched as a horrific tragedy unfolded before us. Our world had changed forever, and the future seemed uncertain. Yet, despite all the chaos of that day, one thing was clear: no… Read more
I am deeply saddened by the violent act of hatred which took place in Charleston, South Carolina, last night. My prayers, my condolences and my heart go out to the victims and their families.
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The Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs today announced that Bloomberg Philanthropies has selected the City of Atlanta as a finalist in the running to receive up to $1 million as part of the Bloomberg Philanthropies… Read more
Mayor Kasim Reed will sign into law legislation to ensure all women employees of the City of Atlanta receive equal pay for equal work after the City Council passed the proposed legislation unanimously during its… Read more
Mayor Kasim Reed participated today in the U.S.-China CEO Bilateral Investment Dialogue in New York City. The Dialogue brings together CEOs, policymakers, state and local officials and key thought leaders to underscore the opportunity that… Read more
Mayor Kasim Reed highlighted the City of Atlanta’s banner year in business relocation, business creation and new development today during his annual State of the City Address. Mayor Reed cited Atlanta’s strong fundamentals as the… Read more
Mayor Kasim Reed announced today that NCR Corporation, the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, has entered into an agreement to build a new world headquarters campus in midtown Atlanta. The new location will enable… Read more
Last week, I made the decision to terminate our Fire Chief, Kelvin Cochran. It was a decision that was not made lightly because I appreciated Chief Cochran’s service to the City of Atlanta. While you… Read more