Atlanta Celebrates 'Light Up The Night' Initiative To Install Streetlights, Reduce CrimeAtlanta City officials unveiled plans to install thousands of streetlights and upgrade existing fixtures. The changes are expected to help reduce crime.
Atlanta Holds Groundbreaking Ceremony For Cascade Road Improvement ProjectThe City of Atlanta broke ground on the Cascade Road Complete Street Project on November 17, 2021.
Atlanta Mayor On Police Brutality Cases: 'I Took Very Swift Actions'Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms responds to accusations of failing to settle cases of police brutality victims and not insuring police officers.
Alleged Atlanta Police Brutality Victims' Families Demand City Buy InsuranceAttorneys and family members of police brutality victims are demanding the City of Atlanta insure police officers and settle their cases.
Attorneys Demand City Of Atlanta Pay $16 Million For Secoriea Turner's DeathAttorneys with The Davis Bozeman and Cochran Law Firms are demanding the City of Atlanta pay $16 million for the death of Secoriea Turner, 8.
Twitter Vs. Atlanta Street RacingPolice use Twitter to help combat Atlanta street racing.
Atlanta Mayor Gives COVID-19 Update, Issues New Admin. Orders On Police ReformMayor Keisha Lance Bottoms discusses COVID-19 numbers, police reform measures, public safety and the 2020 Census in the latest press conference on August 5, 2020.
ATL Mayor Discusses COVID-19, Gov. Kemp Lawsuit And Biden CampaignMayor Keisha Lance Bottoms gave an update on a lawsuit Governor Brian Kemp filed against her and members of City Council during an online COVID-19 update on July 23, 2020.
Atlanta Mayor Defies Governor, Doubles Down On City Mask RequirementAtlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms held a virtual conference on July 16, 2020, while recovering from COVID-19, providing an update on her mask requirement and other city matters.
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.
'It Has To Stop': Atlanta Mayor Condemns July 4th Weekend ShootingsAtlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and interim Police Chief Rodney Bryant discuss shootings that occurred over the July 4th weekend, including one that resulted in the death of Secoriea Turner, 8.
Atlanta Mayor Issues Administrative Orders To Revise Use Of Force PoliciesThree weeks after Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms created an Advisory Council to look into the Atlanta Police Department's Use of Force policies, she issued three Administrative Orders to immediately begin revising them.
Atlanta Mayor Issues Administrative Orders Calling For Police ReformAtlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms issues administrative orders involving a number of police reform measures, including Use of Force policies and de-escalation.
Atlanta Mayor Announces Phase II Of Reopening Plan, Order To Develop City Action GuidelinesMayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says Atlanta is ready to move from Phase I of its reopening plan to Phase II, which involves easing certain restrictions.
COVID-19: Atlanta Mayor Orders Flags Lowered At Half-Staff During PandemicAtlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms has ordered flags at all city buildings lowered to half-staff out of respect for those who have died as a result of the coronavirus.