Fulton County Commission

According to his obituary, at first, A. Reginald Eaves served as an assistant to Mayor Maynard Jackson, but because of an increasing number of unjustified police killings, espcially in the black community, the mayor created a new position, Commissioner of Public Safety and assigned Eaves to the role. (Courtesy of the Eaves family)

A. Reginald Eaves: Atlanta Turns Out To Remember Its “Modern Day Moses”

Asaph Reginald Eaves was Atlanta’s first Public Safety Commissioner and a Fulton County Commissioner. The uncle of current Fulton County Commission chairman John Eaves, died on June 9, in Jacksonville, Florida. He was 81. A. […]

WAOK-AM–06/27/2015

(Credit: Maria Boynton/CBS Local)

Democrats Maintain Control Of Fulton County Commission

Fulton County Commission Chairman John Eaves has been re-elected to a third term. “I certainly want to thank the constituents of Fulton County”, says Eaves, “I got almost 160,000 votes yesterday”. Eaves defeated Republican challenger […]

WAOK-AM–11/06/2014

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Partisan Fight Over Fulton County Slows Senate

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – Fulton County is solidly Democratic and majority non-white. But white Republicans have taken advantage of redrawn district lines to gain control over the county’s delegation in the Georgia General Assembly. Now, several […]

WAOK-AM–03/26/2013

Norwood Doesn't Make It-UPDATE

One day after a judge refused to intervene in a dispute over the validity of her petition signatures, Mary Norwood has apparently pulled the plug on her independent campaign for chairman of the Fulton County […]

07/03/2010

Powertalk Wrap Up: John Eaves

Fulton County Commission Chairman John Eaves and two Fulton County Youth Commissioners came on the show to tell us about an exciting trip abroad that they will be going on! Check out the wrap up […]

05/28/2010