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Guyton Wins GMA’s 2020 Census Challenge

October 12, 2020

In July, GMA created the 2020 Census Challenge to help encourage the self-response rates in all of Georgia’s cities.

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‘Be WHO You Needed When YOU Were Younger:’ Attracting Young Adults to the Workforce

October 12, 2020

By Nikki Perry

Upon entering the workforce during the Great Recession of 2008, many millennials took whatever employment was available and are still job-hopping to catch up on their careers. Now in 2020, as Generation Z begins graduating college, they face similar prospects in the shadow of the coronavirus pandemic that abruptly halted a booming economy. Welcome to adulthood, Gen Z.

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Racial Equity Tools Glossary

Racial Equity Tools Glossary

October 5, 2020

Racial Equity Tools

Words and their multiple uses reflect the tremendous diversity that characterizes our society. The purpose of this glossary is to achieve some degree of shared understanding and to enhance the quality of dialogue on equity and inclusion.

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Fire Chiefs Association Creates Diversity and Inclusion Guide

October 1, 2020

International Association of Fire Chiefs

The International Association of Fire Chiefs' Guide for Creating a Diverse and Inclusive Department offers ways to increase the levels of diversity, inclusiveness, and equity in eight specific areas of your department or organization.

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Georgia Bikes Offers Free Officer Training Courses

October 1, 2020

Georgia Bikes

Part of Georgia Bike’s safety education mission is partnering with cities and corresponding law enforcement agencies in Georgia to help officers better understand laws related to bicycling in the state.

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Engaging Youth in Douglasville: Providing an Alternative to Gangs

September 24, 2020

Sara Baxter

Innovative program educates youth on the dangers of joining gangs and gives them tools for a better life.

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"Maker" Districts Could Spur Revitalization

Public Square

September 21, 2020

Robert Steuteville, Congress for the New Urbanism

Cities are encouraging small manufacturing to promote inclusive economic development and livable wages in downtowns and main streets.

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