Atlanta Mayor Names Head of New Office of Violence ReductionAtlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms has named a Clark-Atlanta University graduate to head up the city's new "Office of Violent Reduction"
Atlanta Closes On $5 Billion Centennial Yards Redevelopment AgreementMayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced Atlanta is now ready to move forward with the Centennial Yards project, a $5 billion mixed-use development expected to create historic community investments.
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.
HUD Secretary Joins Atlanta Mayor, Legislators For Affordable Housing UpdateHUD Secretary Marcia Fudge joined officials in Atlanta on September 27, 2021, for an update on efforts to provide more affordable housing.
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 Technical College Launches Funding Campaign For Transportation And Logistics ProgramAtlanta Technical College advances a new multi-million dollar Center for Transportation and Logistics as a solution to the skilled labor shortage.
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.
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Appoints Permanent Atlanta Police ChiefMayor Keisha Lance Bottoms appoints permanent Atlanta police chief.
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 Reflects On City's Resilience During 'State Of The City' AddressThe 2021 State of the City address took a virtual look back at a year of action, paying tribute to Atlanta’s resilience during a year of devastation.
Atlanta Moving Forward With Child Murders Monument Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms’ agenda items adopted by City Council.
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.
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Changes City Policy On Nuisance PropertiesMayor Keisha Lance bottoms strengthens city policy on nuisance properties.