District 2 Neighborhoods receive award for Pedestrian-Friendly Activism 
ATLANTA – Atlanta City Councilmember Kwanza Hall attended the 2014 Golden Shoe Awards Celebration Tuesday, as the pedestrian advocacy organization PEDS recognized Inman Park, the Old Fourth Ward and the City of Atlanta for working together to develop a transportation strategy for the area where their historic neighborhoods meet, adjacent to the Atlanta BeltLine’s Eastside Trail.  

Atlanta City Councilmember Felicia Moore briefs City Council on her latest request to access city financial records 
ATLANTA – City Councilmember Felicia Moore cited several national examples of governments that allow for access to municipal financial records and transparency within city government during a briefing at the end of City Council’s Finance/Executive Committee meeting.  

Digitally interactive historic markers to tell the story of the African-American Civil Rights Movement in Atlanta 
ATLANTA – Join Atlanta City Councilmember Michael Julian Bond at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, November 1, 2014 for the unveiling of historic markers recognizing the members of the Atlanta Student Movement and An Appeal for Human Rights.  

Atlanta City Councilmember Felicia Moore to brief Finance/Executive Committee on access to City of Atlanta financial records 
ATLANTA – Briefing concerning access to City of Atlanta financial records and transparency within city government  

Atlanta City Councilmember Felicia Moore to discuss latest denial of access to city financial records Wednesday at Atlanta City Hall 
ATLANTA – Press conference on access to city of Atlanta financial records and transparency within city government  

Atlanta City Council Approves Capital City Day 
ATLANTA – A mutually beneficial partnership between the city and the state of Georgia  

Atlanta City Council creates advisory committee for the redevelopment of the Bellwood Quarry 
ATLANTA – The Atlanta City Council approved a resolution Monday creating a 16-member advisory committee to make recommendations on the redevelopment of Bellwood Quarry, a site in northwest Atlanta bought by the city in 2006.  

Atlanta City Councilmember Kwanza Hall and community welcome Second Lady Dr. Jill Biden to Hands on Atlanta Day 
ATLANTA – Atlanta City Councilmember Kwanza Hall and 400 volunteers were joined by Founding Executive Director of Hands on Atlanta Michelle Nunn and Second Lady of the United States Dr. Jill Biden on Saturday, October 18th to kick off Hands On Atlanta Day 2014.  

Atlanta City Councilmember Felicia Moore discusses local Ebola preparedness on Al Jazeera America 
ATLANTA – Atlanta City Councilmember Felicia Moore joined host Stephanie Sy of Al Jazeera America Morning News on Thursday to discuss local preparedness in lieu of another case of the Ebola virus contracted in the United States.  

Councilmember Michael Bond Honors Carolyn Long Banks 
ATLANTA – Atlanta City Councilmember Michael Bond will honor Carolyn Long Banks with a reception at City Hall on November 3 at 12:00 noon for her outstanding contributions. Banks will also be presented with a proclamation during the 1:00 p.m. city council meeting.  

Councilmember Michael Bond Honors Claude Humphrey 
ATLANTA – Atlanta City Councilmember Michael Bond will honor former Falcons defensive end Claude Humphrey with a reception at City Hall on November 3 at 12:00 noon for his outstanding contributions. Humphrey will also be presented with a proclamation during the 1:00 p.m. city council meeting.  

Atlanta City Councilmember Yolanda Adrean to celebrate the opening of Fort Peachtree 
ATLANTA – Join Atlanta City Councilmember Yolanda Adrean on Thursday, October 16th at 10 a.m. for the opening of Fort Peachtree, a replica of part of the first non-Indian settlement in Atlanta, built by City of Atlanta Department of Watershed Management near the Atlanta Waterworks pumping station as part of the bicentennial celebration.  

City Councilmember Keisha Lance Bottoms to join CARE President and CEO Helene D. Gayle and the National Center for Civil and Human Rights for the International Day of the Girl 
ATLANTA – Atlanta City Councilmember Keisha Lance Bottoms will join CARE President and CEO Helene D. Gayle and the National Center for Civil and Human Rights for its observance of the International Day of the Girl on Saturday, October 11, 2014.  

City Councilmember Michael Bond Proposes Capital City Day 
ATLANTA – Atlanta City Councilmember Michael Bond introduced a resolution at the October 6 Atlanta City Council meeting calling for the establishment of a Capital City of Atlanta Day.  

Atlanta City Council request briefing from city departments on plan of action and preventative measures regarding Ebola threat 
ATLANTA – The Atlanta City Council approved a resolution Monday requesting a briefing from all affected city departments on a plan of action and preventive measures regarding the world wide threat of Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever (Ebola).  

Atlanta City Council approves “Ban the Box” legislation 
ATLANTA – The Atlanta City Council approved an ordinance Monday expanding efforts to eliminate discrimination against potential applicants for jobs with the City of Atlanta who have prior criminal convictions.  

The Atlanta Planning Advisory Board Education Committee and the Atlanta University Consortium CommUniversity to host a community summit on education 
ATLANTA – The Atlanta Planning Advisory Board Education Committee and the Atlanta University Consortium CommUniversity will host a community summit on education on Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 8:30 AM until 2:30 PM at Atlanta City Hall (old Council Chamber), 55 Trinity Avenue, S.W.  

 

 

 

 

 

 



 


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