Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms has ordered that the city spend an additional $1.5 million to test, transport, isolate and shelter homeless people infected with the coronavirus.
In the latest effort to limit the number of people on the Beltline during the coronavirus pandemic, Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms issued new hourly guidelines for those using the popular walking path.
Atlanta Councilman Antonio Brown is partnering with several local organizations to provide 15,000 meals a week to Atlanta residents amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Though a number Decatur’s infrastructure projects have shut down during the coronavirus outbreak, construction continues on the new fiber optic network that’ll be shared by both the city and school system.
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms ordered on Tuesday that city employees who are still required to report to work during the coronavirus pandemic will receive an extra $500 per month in hazard pay.
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and several Atlanta City Council members express concern Tuesday that many city residents aren’t following the mayor’s stay-at-home order, and are impairing the city’s ability to contain the coronavirus.
The City of Atlanta has established a website for residents and businesses to obtain the latest information about the city’s efforts to stop the spread of the coronavirus.
The city of Atlanta has issued a 'stay-at-home' order in response to concerns over the rising number of COVID-19 infections. Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms posted the decision on social media late Monday.
Community organizations in Metro Atlanta were gearing up for in-person “get out the count” initiatives to make sure people fill out the 2020 census. But those gatherings, such as festivals and town halls, have been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms issued six executive orders on Monday to help stem the spread of the coronavirus and provide relief to those most severely affected by it.