Courtney English was first elected to the board of Atlanta Public Schools in 2009. In 2014, he was elected its chair. Now he's running for Atlanta City Council's as a citywide candidate for Post 1.
Some comments have been edited for brevity and clarity. Michael Julian Bond is running for reelection to Atlanta City Council Post 1, an at large citywide office. From 1994 to 2001, he represented parts of ...
MARTA Chief Counsel Elizabeth O'Neill will temporarily l take over leadership of the agency as it searches for a new permanent leader to replace outgoing General Manager and CEO Keith Parker.
As much of Atlanta skipped work or school on Labor Day, a few hundred folks gathered Downtown to rally in support of immigrants who want the permanent right to work or go to school.
After Atlanta City Council President Ceasar Mitchell said the city and Mayor Kasim Reed should not rush into multi-year contracts during his administration especially as a federal corruption investigation is underway, the mayor spent most ...
Atlanta's development authority is offering something to folks from other countries who invest in Atlanta builds: legal U.S. residency.
The 10 counties of metro Atlanta together have absorbed enough new residents to fill a good-sized city in just a year, according to a new estimate.
After years of fizzled discussions, the chair of the state Senate Transportation Committee said that he thinks conditions are getting ripe for metro Atlanta to get its own "Union Station."
For the time being, Atlanta’s development agency has stopped taking application for grants to subsidize and spur investment in the heart of the city.
In the sticky months when grass and weeds threaten to overwhelm Atlanta, city parks staffing gets stepped up. But a new report by city auditors suggests a substantial number of parks could use more work.
In a new lawsuit, a group of medical marijuana entrepreneurs and advocates, including one from DeKalb, are telling a federal court that Congress' ban on cannabis is seriously misguided.
Some six weeks before Atlanta City Council is expected to vote on Emory University's petition to join the city, a state lawmaker who's running for mayor is raising questions about the equity of possible spending on ...
The three Atlanta City Council members who sat before an audience in a northwest Atlanta church Wednesday night are all seeking a promotion to a higher office — and said what they’d like to leave ...
The leaders of the the Atlanta agency in charge of attracting investment on Thursday morning approved millions of dollars in sweeteners or tax abatements for developments at Underground, Colony Square and more.