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Atlanta City Council Announces 2018 Winter Recess

Post Date:12/14/2018 3:45 PM

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Council Communications
Atlanta City Hall
55 Trinity Ave. SW
Atlanta, GA  30303

Dexter M. Chambers
Council Communications Director
(404) 330-6309-Direct / (404) 392-0159-Cell 

December 14, 2018

Atlanta City Council Announces 2018 Winter Recess

ATLANTA – In accordance with the City of Atlanta Charter Code Section 2-303(a), the Atlanta City Council will recess Monday, December 17 through Friday, December 28, 2018.

The next Atlanta City Council meeting will take place at 1 p.m. on Monday, January 7, 2019 in the City Council Chamber (second floor), Atlanta City Hall, 55 Trinity Avenue, S.W. The Committee on Council will meet prior to the meeting of the full legislative body at 11:15 a.m. in Committee Room No. 1.

Atlanta City Council

The Atlanta City Council is the chief policy-making body for the City of Atlanta. It acts by considering and enacting all laws that govern the City. The council also approves the operating and capital budgets for the City as recommended by the mayor, and it continually monitors revenues and expenditures for local government operations. The Atlanta City Council reviews and has final say on many land-use and zoning matters. Major economic development projects for the City also fall under the council’s consideration.

The Atlanta City Council is comprised of 12 districts and three at-large posts. Council representatives include: Council President: Felicia A. Moore; District 1: Carla Smith; District 2: Amir Farokhi; District 3: Vacant; District 4: Cleta Winslow; District 5: Natalyn Mosby Archibong; District 6: Jennifer N. Ide; District 7: Howard Shook; District 8: J.P. Matzigkeit; District 9: Dustin Hillis; District 10: Andrea L. Boone; District 11: Marci Collier Overstreet; District 12: Joyce M. Sheperd; Post 1 At-Large: Michael Julian Bond; Post 2 At-Large: Matt Westmoreland; and Post 3 At-Large: Andre Dickens.

Council information, committee agendas and more may be found on the Atlanta City Council website here. Video archives of the council’s regularly scheduled meetings, committee meetings and work sessions may be found here.


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