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Council Member Cleta Winslow to Hold Back to School Events on August 3

Post Date:08/02/2019 2:21 PM

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Council Communications
Atlanta City Hall
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Atlanta, GA 30303

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Talia Moffitt
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August 2, 2019

Council Member Cleta Winslow to Hold Back to School Events on August 3

ATLANTA—Council member Cleta Winslow is hosting two back to school events Saturday.

The 2nd annual Back to School Beautification Project will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Centennial Academy, 531 Luckie Street NW.  

“This is an opportunity for me to give back and to show students that community service is important and should be continued throughout our lives,” Winslow said.

Beautification areas include the outdoor learning classroom, school restrooms and front atrium school entry way.

Council member Winslow is also co-sponsoring her 22nd back to school event at Mall West End. She first started sponsoring the event in 1997. The Mall West End Back to School Jamboree will be from noon to 4 p.m. at the Mall West End, 850 Oak Street. Students will receive school supplies and will have the opportunity to participate in a STEM showcase and talent show. Voter registration, free health screenings, career coaching and job placement will also be offered.

This is Winslow’s 22nd year hosting back to school events in District 4. For more information, please contact her office at (404) 330-6047.

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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: Antonio Brown; 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.

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