Mayor Kasim Reed Thanks Miguel Southwell for Service to City and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
Mayor’s Office of Communications
55 Trinity Avenue, Suite 2500 • Atlanta, Georgia 30303
Keith Reed, Deputy Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 20, 2016
ATLANTA –The City of Atlanta announced today that Miguel Southwell's service as Aviation General Manager at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport has ended.“I want to thank Mr. Southwell for his service to the City of Atlanta and the travelers at the world’s busiest passenger airport,” said Mayor Kasim Reed.
“Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport serves as our city's and region's dominant economic generator, and as such, I am committed to achieving maximum operational efficiencies and the highest level of customer service possible. I wish Mr. Southwell the best in the next chapter of his career."
Roosevelt Council will serve as Interim Aviation General Manager.
In March, Mayor Reed announced a $6 billion capital expansion program, which includes plans to build two new domestic parking decks, add five additional gates to Concourse T, construct a sixth runway, and invest more than $900 million in a new international concourse.
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