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What happened at the July Mayor and Commission meeting in Athens, Georgia?
1 – SPLOST 2020: The Saga Continues
2 – Wayfair brings 500 living-wage jobs
3 – Protected bike lanes coming to Hancock Ave
4 – Judd Drake becomes the new ACC Attorney
5 – Commission PROTESTED by immigrant right’s groups
Thanks to Dignidad Inmigrante en Athens (DIA) for the use of their videos! If you speak Spanish, you can check out their website here: https://dignidadinmigrante.wordpress.com/tag/dignidad-inmigrante-en-athens/
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Voting Session (July 2, 2019): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1pyqNkK8fis
Agenda-Setting Session (June 18, 2019): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pArqu64okyg
DIA’s May 1st Protest at City Hall: https://www.facebook.com/dignidad.enathens/videos/877199362620648/
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