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Statement from Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms on School Shooting in Parkland, Florida

Post Date:02/14/2018 5:46 PM

Mayor’s Office of Communications
55 Trinity Avenue, Suite 2500 • Atlanta, Georgia 30303 
   

Anne Torres, Director
404-330-6423, office
404-904-2618, cell
amtorres@atlantaga.gov

Jenna Garland, Press Secretary
404-330-6612, office
404-357-5579, cell
jgarland@atlantaga.gov

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 14, 2018

News Release

Statement from Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms on School Shooting in Parkland, Florida

ATLANTA – “I am saddened by the tragic and senseless attack today at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, that took innocent lives and injured many more.

Although authorities have not released many details, early reports have already described the heroism and bravery of the first responders and the teachers and staff who acted to protect students.https://ssl.gstatic.com/ui/v1/icons/mail/images/cleardot.gif

I am thankful to all of those who acted with courage and compassion, and I am holding all of those affected by this act of violence in my heart and prayers.”

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For more information about the City of Atlanta, please visit http://www.atlantaga.gov/ or watch City Channel 26. Follow the City of Atlanta on Facebook and Twitter @CityofAtlanta. Follow Mayor Bottoms on Facebook and Twitter @KeishaBottoms.

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