The City of Atlanta Department of Public Works reminds customers that in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday, garbage, recycling and yard waste will not be collected on Monday, May 27, 2019.
05/24/2019 2:03 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms’ Legislation to Close Atlanta City Detention Center Approved by City Council
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms’ legislation to close the Atlanta City Detention Center (ACDC) passed City Council.
05/21/2019 7:37 AM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms’ Legislation to Expand Access to PrEP Unanimously Approved by City Council
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms’ legislation to allocate $100,000 to provide Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) services to high-risk populations in Atlanta was unanimously approved by City Council
05/20/2019 4:11 PM
Renew Atlanta/TSPLOST Announces Start of Construction for Atlanta Memorial Park Improvements Project
The Renew Atlanta/TSPLOST Program is scheduled to begin constructing sidewalk improvements adjacent to Atlanta Memorial Park at the west side of Northside Drive across from Bobby Jones Golf Course.
05/17/2019 9:52 AM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Establishes Mayor’s Advisory Committee: Atlanta Children’s Memorial Taskforce
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms issued an administrative order to establish the Mayor’s Advisory Committee: Atlanta Children’s Memorial Taskforce.
05/15/2019 4:33 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms to Host First Meeting of City's Task Force for the Promotion of Public Trust
05/14/2019 9:52 AM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs – Welcoming Atlanta will host the national Cities for Action (C4A) Convening at Atlanta City Hall. The convening will bring together 30 national and 10 local mayor’s office representatives to develop pro-immigrant strategies at the local level.
05/07/2019 12:40 PM
05/05/2019 12:06 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, in partnership with Atlanta Housing and Invest Atlanta, today announced $60 million in new spending for affordable housing projects.
04/25/2019 3:21 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms will announce a joint initiative between the City of Atlanta, Invest Atlanta and Atlanta Housing to finance new affordable housing units and preserve existing affordable housing units.
04/24/2019 9:32 PM
The City of Atlanta Office of Atlanta Information Management (AIM) announced the creation of the Chief Information Officer Advisory Board.
04/17/2019 12:10 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms’ Legislation that Calls on State to End Conversion Therapy Unanimously Approved by City Council
ATLANTA—Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms introduced a Resolution to establish the City of Atlanta’s opposition to the practice of conversion therapy. The Resolution—passed unanimously by City Council—also calls on the State of Georgia, the Georgia Composite Board of Professional Counselors, Social Workers, and Marriage and Family Therapists, the Georgia Board of Nursing, the Georgia Composite Medical Board, and the State Board of Examiners of Psychologists set in place regulations to prohibit the practice and advertising of conversion therapy.
04/15/2019 5:40 PM
The City of Atlanta Mayor’s Office of Innovation and Performance will host the Bank On Atlanta community kickoff event to share the importance of financial wellness and banking with City of Atlanta residents.
04/12/2019 3:29 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms launched the One Atlanta Emoji app, a smartphone keyboard composed of relatable emoji characters which highlight residents’ shared experiences while promoting connectivity citywide. In the spirit of Atlanta 404 Day, Mayor Bottoms has also partnered with Pandora to share her favorite Atlanta themed songs in a personal playlist.
04/04/2019 2:28 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced her appointments to the Administration’s Task Force for the Promotion of Public Trust
04/04/2019 1:35 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms revealed the artist lineup for the 42nd annual Atlanta Jazz Festival.
04/02/2019 3:09 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms launched ATL Counts Census 2020 – a year-long effort to educate and mobilize Atlanta residents for the upcoming decennial Census.
04/01/2019 2:06 PM
03/29/2019 11:15 AM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced the appointment of Deputy COO Josh Williams to serve as the City’s Chief Operating Officer. Williams will assume the role upon the departure of Richard Cox, who has served as an Executive on Loan from Cox Automotive.
03/28/2019 12:09 PM
The City of Atlanta Department of Public Works (DPW) announced the implementation of scheduled residential bulk collection to begin Monday, April 1, 2019. Residents will receive 12 scheduled bulk pick-ups per year at no charge. This includes over 20 bags of yard trimmings.
03/25/2019 4:43 PM