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Dickens helps to Create Compromise in APS-BeltLine Deal

Today, the City of Atlanta, Atlanta Public Schools (APS) and the BeltLine came together for a new Intergovernmental Agreement. As a proud product and parent of APS and an Invest Atlanta and BeltLine Board member for the last two years, I have consistently said that our children must be our… 

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Op-Ed on My Plan to Impact Atlanta’s Housing Affordability

This is an amazing time to be an Atlantan. We have the world’s busiest airport, great companies and universities. We have world class amenities. People feel confident enough to take the risk and start new businesses. There are so many reasons I love this city. But Atlanta’s greatness is best… 

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Summer 2015 Newsletter

The 2015 summer newsletter issue features new legislation updates, several Atlanta community events that I had the pleasure to participate in and other news and features that offer a glimpse of the year so far. Please feel free to forward the newsletter to your family and friends. Click here to… 

ATLANTA CITY COUNCIL UNANIMOUSLY APPROVES RESOLUTION BY CITY COUNCILMEMBER ANDRE DICKENS URGING GEORGIA TO REMOVE THE CONFEDERATE BATTLE FLAG EMBLEM

The Atlanta City Council today unanimously approved a resolution by Councilmember Dickens to urge the Governor of Georgia and the Georgia General Assembly to remove the Confederate Battle Flag emblem, other symbols of the Confederacy, or any likeness therein as an option for state license plates. In a show of… 

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Councilmember Andre Dickens Hosts Artwork from
Atlanta’s Homeless

ATLANTA – Atlanta City Councilmember Andre Dickens will host and provide comments at Storyscapes: Art from the Heart of the City – Tuesday, May 26 at noon in the City Hall Atrium. The art project features work from members of Atlanta’s homeless community. The exhibit was organized by the Central… 

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