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Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Joined Super Bowl Delegation at New York Stock Exchange Opening Bell

Post Date:01/23/2019 9:30 AM

Mayor’s Office of Communications
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Michael Smith, Press Secretary
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mismith@atlantaga.gov

 

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Joined Super Bowl Delegation at New York Stock Exchange Opening Bell

 City of Atlanta leaders and Super Bowl LIII Host Committee kick off festivities

 ATLANTA— Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms joined a delegation of more than 100 Atlanta-based CEOs and leaders and the Super Bowl LIII Host Committee at the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday, Jan. 22 to ring the opening bell in celebration of Atlanta as the host city for Super Bowl LIII.

"I was proud to join Governor Brian Kemp, Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank and all our private partners today to represent our city and welcome the world to Super Bowl LIII at the New York Stock Exchange," said Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms. "Atlanta is honored to host the NFL and the estimated one million guests expected to visit our city for Super Bowl Week—which culminates with the championship game between the Los Angeles Rams and the New England Patriots at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on Feb. 3. We are ready, and we cannot wait for the festivities to begin."

The City of Atlanta will host a series of activities for Atlanta communities and residents throughout the week leading up to Super Bowl LIII. Festivities kick off January 23rd with Breaking Barriers: Sports for Change panel and commence February 2nd with a musical Night of Legends celebration.

“As a City, we have worked to ensure the Super Bowl is the People’s Game,” said Mayor Bottoms. “The events throughout Atlanta will bring the festivities into the heart of all of our communities.”

For more information and details on Super Bowl LIII, the City of Atlanta launched a Super Bowl LIII website. Residents can visit sb53.atlantaga.gov to receive the most up to date communications on transportation, public safety, and event activation.

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For more information about the City of Atlanta, please visit 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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