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.
Atlanta Mayor Issues Executive Order Requiring Face Masks In PublicEffective July 8, 2020, Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms issued an Executive Order indicating everyone within the City of Atlanta and at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport is now required to wear a mask or cloth face covering their nose and mouth, due to the increasing number of COVID-19 infections.
Kemp Declares State of Emergency, Authorizes 1,000 Troops to Protect GeorgiansGovernor Brian Kemp issues an Executive Order declaring a State of Emergency across Georgia and authorizing the activation of as many as 1,000 Georgia National Guard troops.
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Issues An Executive Order To Extend Hazard Pay For Frontline City EmployeesMayor Keisha Lance bottoms issues an executive order to extend hazard pay for frontline city employees.
Tucker Mayor Issues Executive Order To Boost Business Amid Coronavirus SlumpExecutive order to boost business amid coronavirus slump.
COVID-19: Gov. Kemp Says Suspending Road Tests Was Temporary; They're Still Required For Driver's LicensesGovernor Brian Kemp explained the suspension of the road test requirement is only temporary, and teenagers who met other requirements for getting a license will still have to go back and take it.
COVID-19 Update: Gov. Kemp Extends Restrictions on Restaurants, BarsGovernor Brian Kemp issued a new Executive Order today, extending the restrictions on restaurants, bars and other businesses.
COVID-19: Atlanta-Area Gym Re-Openings Following Gov. Kemp's Exec. Order Draw Mixed ReactionSeveral gyms in the Atlanta area are opening their doors for the first time since shutting down in response to the coronavirus pandemic. However, some say it’s way too soon to allow folks back in
'COVID-19: The Path Forward:' DeKalb Co. CEO Implements A 30-Day Transition PlanDekalb County CEO Michael Thurmond discussed the Executive Order he issued following Governor Brian Kemp's Order to re-open certain Georgia businesses amid the coronavirus pandemic.
COVID-19: Georgia Issues Executive Order Authorizing Sheriffs To Enforce Business ClosuresHours before the statewide shelter in place takes effect, Governor Brian Kemp issued an executive order deputizing sheriffs, giving them the authority to enforce business closures.
Coronavirus: DeKalb Co. CEO Issues Shelter-In-Place Executive OrderDeKalb County's shelter-in-place will take effect March 28, in accordance with CEO Michael Thurmond's executive order.