Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms reissued three Administrative Orders to assist Atlanta residents and businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, to be executed through June 30, 2020.
05/19/2020 4:07 PM
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Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms issued an Executive Order directing the City of Atlanta’s Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to add to anticipations and appropriations in the FY20 Budget in the amount of $88,434,611.30, which was awarded to the City pursuant to the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Securi
05/18/2020 3:21 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms’ Advisory Council for the Reopening of Atlanta Submits Final Report Outlining Recommendations for Gradual Reopening
The Advisory Council for the Reopening of the City of Atlanta has submitted its final recommendations for a gradual reopening to Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms. Informed by economic indicators and medical science, the report contains evidence-based short, mid, and long-range recommendations for the saf
05/15/2020 12:52 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms ordered flags to be lowered to half-staff immediately on all City of Atlanta facilities until further notice, to honor victims of the Coronavirus pandemic.
05/08/2020 10:37 AM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Announces creATL Relief Fund for Creative Industry Workers for #GivingTuesdayNow
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced a new relief fund for #GivingTuesdayNow, to support Atlanta’s independent creatives affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
05/05/2020 11:28 AM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced the opening of applications for the Strength in Beauty Fund, a new relief effort to support Atlanta’s cosmetology industry workers adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
05/05/2020 11:00 AM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced Department of Watershed Management Assistant Commissioner Mikita K. Browning has been named Interim Commissioner of the Department.
05/01/2020 4:30 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms convened the first meeting of the Advisory Council on the Reopening of the City of Atlanta on Friday, April 24, 2020. The Advisory Council was established to advise the Administration on the appropriate time and measures and steps to be taken to end the Mayor’s Stay at Hom
04/30/2020 11:43 AM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms launched the City of Atlanta Senior Food Assistance Program to support senior residents who are experiencing food shortage due to COVID-19.
04/24/2020 6:01 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Announces $10 Million Small Business Loan Fund with Goldman Sachs, Lendistry
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced that Goldman Sachs has committed $10 million as part of its 10,000 Small Businesses initiative to loans for small businesses in Atlanta, in a partnership with Lendistry, a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) and SBA-authorized PPP lender.
04/24/2020 4:39 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Provides Update on City’s COVID-19 Efforts to Assist Homeless and Displaced
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms provided an update on the City’s efforts to assist and protect the health and safety of homeless and displaced individuals during the COVID-19 pandemic.
04/21/2020 2:42 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms recently solidified a key pillar of her One Atlanta Strategic Transportation Plan by adopting a Vision Zero policy focused on eliminating traffic deaths and reducing crashes and serious injuries in the City of Atlanta.
04/21/2020 1:58 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms issued an Administrative Order directing the City’s Chief Operating Officer (COO) to convene an advisory council to advise the Mayor on the measures needed and steps to be taken in order to end the Mayor’s Stay at Home Order, when that time is appropriate
04/20/2020 4:38 PM
Emergency Road Closure: Defoors Ferry Road NW Between Warren Road and Coronet Way under CSX Railroad
Defoors Ferry Road NW between Warren Road NW and Coronet Way NW is closed for needed repairs to the CSX railroad bridge over the road.
04/16/2020 12:00 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Announces Fund with Georgia’s Own Credit Union to Provide Grants During COVID-19 Crisis
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms is partnering with Georgia’s Own Foundation to distribute the first $250,000 installment of the City of Atlanta’s commitment to support its contract employees who have experienced lost income and financial hardship due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
04/14/2020 12:29 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Issues Executive Order Authorizing Use of $1.5 Million in Funds to Match Private Philanthropic Donation to Provide Individual Shelter Options for People Experiencing Homeles
Mayor Keisha Lane Bottoms issued an Executive Order authorizing the allocation of up to one million five hundred thousand dollars ($1,500,000.00) to provide additional individual shelter options with supportive services for people experiencing homelessness. This funding will leverage private and phi
04/08/2020 8:44 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and Atlanta Housing Announce Joint Rent Relief Efforts for Program Participants Affected by Georgia’s COVID-19 Stay-at-Home Order
04/07/2020 11:23 AM
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