City's hardship pay program questioned by councilw...
by Staff Reports
01:13 AM, Friday, August 29
During Wednesday's Atlanta City Council finance committee meeting at City Hall downtown, District 9 Councilwoman Felicia Moore called into question Mayor Kasim Reed’s approval of “hardship” pay since 2012 for nine employees, including more than $8...

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Voters cast ballots in Atlanta mayoral race
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Updated: Polls in north Fulton are closed as of 7 p.m.
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Updated: Sandy Springs, Buckhead polls close
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Atlanta City Council establishes veterans affairs commission
One week before Veterans Day, the Atlanta City Council Monday approved a resolution establishing the Atlanta Commissi...
07:01 PM, Monday, November 04
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County to hold condemnation hearing, vote
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Election arrives Tuesday
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All but 4 local candidates file campaign disclosures on time
With the deadline to file campaign disclosure reports passing Friday night, 38 of the 42 candidates running in Tuesda...
01:47 PM, Saturday, November 02
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Atlanta Girls’ School names new leader
The board of Atlanta Girls’ School in Buckhead last week announced the appointment of Ayanna “Yanni” Hill-Gill as its...
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Development expert: Atlanta’s New Urbanism booming
Urban sprawl is dead and the live-work-play philosophy of development, New Urbanism, is alive and well. That was the ...
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Film festival to highlight local talent
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11:46 AM, Friday, November 01
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