SBA Revises Small Business Size Standards in 16 Industrial Sectors

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The U.S. Small Business Administration issued four final rules to modify revenues-based small business size standards in 16 North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) sectors that will increase small business eligibility for SBA’s federal contracting and loan programs for approximately 59,000 additional firms. The final rules are part of the second five-year review of size standards,… Read more »

Delta: Masks Now Optional for Employees & Customers

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Following the ruling of a U.S. district court judge on Monday, the Biden administration announced that the Transportation Security Administration will no longer enforce the federal mandate requiring masks in all U.S. airports and on board aircraft. Effective immediately, masks are optional for all airport employees, crew members and customers inside U.S. airports and on… Read more »

Fundraiser to Benefit Georgia’s Regional Food Banks

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AG Carr and Partners Kick Off Annual Fundraiser to Benefit Georgia’s Regional Food Banks Staff Report Tuesday, April 19th, 2022 Attorney General Chris Carr, the Young Lawyers Division (YLD) of the State Bar of Georgia and the Georgia Food Bank Association today kicked off the first day of the 11th Annual Georgia Legal Food Frenzy…. Read more »

Mayor Dickens Opens AT&T’s Connected Learning Center

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Atlanta Mayor Andre Dickens Officially Opens AT&T’s new Connected Learning Center in Southwest Atlanta Staff Report Friday, April 15th, 2022 What’s the news? AT&T’* is opening a new Connected Learning Center inside the Atlanta Police Foundation’s Andrew and Walter Young Family At-Promise Center in Southwest Atlanta to provide internet access and education tools to youth who… Read more »

Hartsfield-Jackson Named the World’s Busiest Airport

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Airports Council International (ACI) World announced the top 10 busiest airports worldwide, and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) again has landed at No. 1. In 2021, ATL served more passengers and conducted more aircraft movements than any other airport in the world. As verified by ACI, preliminary data for total passenger traffic rankings show that… Read more »

GDOT Highights National Work Zone Awareness Week

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Georgia Department of Transportation Highlights National Work Zone Awareness Week Staff Report Wednesday, April 13th, 2022 The Georgia Department of Transportation (Georgia DOT) is observing National Work Zone Awareness Week April 11 – 15. This year’s theme is “Work Zones are a Sign to Slow Down”. Each spring Georgia DOT and other departments of transportation… Read more »

Small Business Concerns Around Inflation

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Small Business Concerns Around Inflation Grow as Prices Soar and Economic Instability Continues Staff Report Wednesday, April 13th, 2022 Nearly one in three (30.5%) business owners report feeling extremely worried about inflation and rank it as a top business concern and another 62.5% say they are generally concerned about inflation and are keeping an eye… Read more »

Mayor Dickens Finishes First 100 Days

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Mayor Dickens Finishes First 100 Days of Moving Atlanta Forward with Significant Achievements on Public Safety, Housing and Equity Staff Report Wednesday, April 13th, 2022 Mayor Dickens joined the recently reconstituted Pothole Posse to fill potholes in the Ormewood Park neighborhood on Monday in advance of marking his first 100 days in office. Moving Atlanta… Read more »