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A second opinion on Kasim Reed’s vision of Atlanta’s future

One of our most clicked-on posts of the last month featured Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed’s view of his city in the year 2050, which first appeared in the Wall Street Journal. 1,316 more words

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The #KTB: Kasim Reed's Twitter-based time-out for reporters

Updated at 6:30 p.m. below:

A report from the AJC’s Katie Leslie:

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed isn’t shy about his opinions, especially when it comes to journalists.

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Kasim Reed on the Atlanta of 2050

The Wall Street Journal celebrated its 125th birthday today with a massive, web-based look back, and large series of articles focused on the future. 614 more words

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Cops will screen Peachtree Road Race for bombs, but not guns

This message from the Atlanta Police Department was issued this afternoon by spokeswoman Elizabeth Espy, just to clarify things:

As part of the Atlanta Police Department’s overall security plan for the Peachtree Road Race, APD plans to secure the finish line.

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Into the weeds: Exploring the edges of Georgia's new gun law

We are 72 hours into Georgia’s new concealed-carry law, and questions that were once theoretical are sprouting like weeds.

All of us have a steep learning curve in front of us, including the firearms enthusiast in Valdosta who wasn’t sure that the fellow in front of him at the local convenience store was, in fact, a good guy with a holstered gun. 683 more words

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Kasim Reed declares city of Atlanta property to be gun-free

Seventeen hours into Georgia’s new gun law, Mayor Kasim Reed has declared city of Atlanta facilities to be gun-free zones. From the press release:

“As Mayor, I have made public safety the top priority of my administration.

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