Mayor Kasim Reed

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King Center Honors President Clinton And Kaiser Corporation

The King Center held its Salute to Greatness Dinner Saturday night in Atlanta. A former U.S. President and a corporation were recognized for, according to King Center CEO Dr. Bernice King, “excellence in leadership and […]

WAOK-AM–01/18/2015

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Mayor Kasim Reed Takes on Ceasar Mitchell and Kelvin Cochran

Today on Real Talk with Rashad Richey our special guest was Atlanta City Council President Ceasar Mitchell. President Ceasar Mitchell, joined Real Talk to discuss the recent rift between himself and Mayor Kasim Reed, in […]

WAOK-AM–01/08/2015

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[VIDEO] Mayor Reed And City Council President Mitchell Spar In Beltline Debt Dispute

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed and Atlanta City Council President Ceasar Mitchell exchanged heated words Wednesday, during The Ryan Cameron Morning Show with Wanda Smith on CBS Radio’s V-103/WVEE. The dispute centers around Mitchell writing a […]

WAOK-AM–01/07/2015

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Mayor Reed Unveils New Streetcar

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed, A.J. Robinson, President of the Central Atlanta Progress,  Keith Parker, CEO of MARTA and Yvette Taylor, Regional Administrator of the Federal Transit Administration will be among the first to take a ride on […]

WAOK-AM–12/29/2014

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed speaks as Hal Sirkin, Senior Partner at Boston Consulting Group, listens during a panel discussion in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on Jan. 11, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

Atlanta Employees Cash In on Unused Vacation Time

Many people have mixed opinions when it comes to elected officials monetizing off of their unused vacation time. Moreover, tens of thousands of tax dollars are paying for it. Is it fair? Is it legal? […]

WAOK-AM–08/07/2014

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed speaks as Hal Sirkin, Senior Partner at Boston Consulting Group, listens during a panel discussion in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on Jan. 11, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)

Mayor: Atlanta Would Welcome Immigrant Children Into City

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed said the city should be a safe place for unaccompanied children who cross the U.S. border.

07/30/2014

File photo of Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed. (credit: Ben Rose/Getty Images)

Atlanta Cyclorama Painting To Move Across Town

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed says the huge Atlanta Cyclorama painting, which has been on display in Grant Park for more than a century, will be moved to the Atlanta History Center in the city’s Buckhead area.

07/23/2014

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Roland Martin: The Power Of Our Vote

Roland Martin is now ‘Officially’ launched here on News and Talk 1380 WAOK! To set off his first day in Atlanta, Roland had on Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed to discuss the possibility of Georgia becoming […]

WAOK-AM–06/23/2014

The Braves will move to Cobb County when their lease at Turner Field expires at the end of 2016. GSU has announced plans to purchase the property. (Getty Images)

GSU Offering To Buy Turner Field

Georgia State University plan would redevelop site for student athletics, student housing, classrooms and even a 30,000 seat football stadium.

05/07/2014

Travel advisory signs along I-85 South warn drivers of upcoming hazardous driving conditions on Feb. 11, 2014 in Atlanta, Ga. (credit: Davis Turner/Getty Images)

National Weather Service: Ice Storm Is ‘An Event Of Historical Proportions’

Emergency management workers in the Atlanta area were preparing to spring into action as rain — and temperatures — were falling early Wednesday, potentially leading to “catastrophic” ice conditions across the region.

02/12/2014

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