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Atlanta airport world's busiest

ATLANTA - Atlanta city officials say the Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport has again been named the world's busiest airport in terms of passenger...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-05/atlanta-airport-worlds-busie
Across the region

...acres at the Fort McPherson site for $30 million and build up to 16 sound stages for the film studio, according to Atlanta city officials. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports the U.S. Army still must sign off on any deal.Atlanta Mayor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-08/across-region
Augusta official likes idea of mandatory recycling

...service.Similar sanctions are already enforced in large cities such as Seattle, San Francisco and New York. The metro Atlanta city of Griffin has had mandatory recycling since 2007 to recover more of the 5,500 tons of residential waste it disposes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-01/augusta-official-likes-idea-
Report: Ga. governments have weak nepotism rules

...or appropriately enforced.In one case, Gwinnett County lets an elected official supervise his own girlfriend. An Atlanta city councilman votes on government spending that funds the paychecks of his brothers and sisters. In Clayton County, an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-31/report-ga-governments-have-we
Changes unlikely in SC congressional delegation

...about $7,000 along with debts of $355,000, most of that from the campaign of two years ago. Tinubu, a former Atlanta city councilwoman and Georgia lawmaker, would be the first black woman elected to Congress in the state. The district was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-10-12/changes-unlike
Georgia high court orders disbarment of Atlanta City Councilman Willis

...The Georgia Supreme Court ordered the revocation of an Atlanta city councilman's right to practice law in the state on...been a Georgia State Bar member since 2006, on the Atlanta City Council since 2001 and faces re-election in November...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-07/georgia-high-court-orders-dis
Committee tells commissioners they shouldn't do work for city

...that we are softening up the stance," Mason said.Jurisdictions vary greatly in their approach. Most metro Atlanta cities and counties use an ethics board to rule on conflicts. State procurement law allows certain officials to bid on projects...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-05-21/committee-tells-commissi
Atlanta may sell aging civic center

ATLANTA - Atlanta city officials are moving toward selling a major event venue - the Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-23/atlanta-may-sell-aging-civic
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...can't even begin to imagine. I keep thinking I'm going to wake up."Atlanta leader is facing DUI chargeATLANTA - An Atlanta city councilwoman is facing charges including drunken driving after a traffic stop Tuesday.A police officer stopped Winslow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-09/across-region
Atlanta councilman disbarred

ATLANTA - The Georgia Supreme Court has ordered the revocation of an Atlanta city councilman's right to practice law in the state.The high court issued an opinion Monday finding that Councilman Lamar Willis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-10-07/atlanta-councilman-dis