Council denies Hertz Rent a Car bid
by Bobby Tedder
April 16, 2014 05:12 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
(UPDATED THURSDAY AT 12:30 P.M. WITH QUOTES FROM HERTZ LAWYER PETE HENDRICKS) Sandy Springs officials have rejected a plan that would have brought a national car rental chain to the city’s central corridor. Applicant Sandy Springs Plaza Investments LLC’s bid to move a Hertz Rent a Car into its 6780 Roswell Road location fell short via a 4-3 decision — with Mayor Rusty Paul casting the deciding vote to break a tie — during Tuesday’s Sandy Springs City Council meeting at City Hall. Di...
Real Atlanta Housewife booked, released
The Fulton County Sheriff’s Office reported today "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" star Porsha Williams turned herself into the Fulton County Jail last evening at 5:45 p.m. and was released at 7:16...
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Perdue apologizes to Handel for education comment
A candidate for Georgia's open U.S. Senate seat has apologized for suggesting that his opponent's lack of a college degree makes her less qualified for the position. Officials from the Karen Handel...
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Fulton Cooperative Extension to celebrate 100th anniversary
The Fulton County Cooperative Extension will celebrate 100 years of extending knowledge and changing lives in the county. Residents can join the extension as it honors the signing of the Smith-Leve...
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Elected officials and college degrees
Apr 04, 2014 | 94127 views | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend | print

Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?