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Atlanta City Council Member Marci Collier Overstreet Hosting Grocery Distribution Drive Wednesday

Post Date:06/29/2020 1:15 PM

ACC Media Advisory

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

June 29, 2020

Atlanta City Council Member Marci Collier Overstreet Hosting Grocery Distribution Drive Wednesday

WHO: Council member Marci Collier Overstreet

WHAT: Food distribution drive     

WHEN: Wednesday, July 1 from noon to 3 p.m.

WHERE: Cascade United Methodist Church, 3144 Cascade Road SW

BACKGROUND: District 11 Council member Marci Collier Overstreet is hosting a grocery distribution drive with the Atlanta Community Food Bank for 500 families in southwest Atlanta. The event is free and will be held at Cascade United Methodist Church, 3144 Cascade Road SW. Delivery service will be provided for seniors lacking transportation. Families will need to reserve a slot to come pick up the food. Reservations can be made here.

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: 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.

To learn more about the Atlanta City Council, please visit http://citycouncil.atlantaga.gov/. For the latest updates, follow the Atlanta City Council on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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Contacts:        Zena Lewis                              zolewis@atlantaga.gov                       404-330-6309

                        Talia Moffitt                             tkmoffitt@atlantaga.gov                     404-546-1835 

                        Michael Ulmer                        mmulmer@atlantaga.gov                   404-330-6056