Council Communications

Atlanta City Hall

55 Trinity Ave. SW

Atlanta, GA  30303



Thermice Bevelle

Press Secretary

(404) 330-6823


January 2, 2014 


Atlanta City Council Joins Mayor Kasim Reed in Taking

Oath of Office at Inaugural Ceremony


WHO:             Atlanta City Council

Mayor Kasim Reed


WHAT:           City of Atlanta elected officials will take the oath of office and be sworn in for a new term. Mayor Reed will also deliver his second inaugural address.


WHEN:           Monday, January 6, 2014

Media Check-In: 9:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.

                        Inaugural Ceremony: 12:00 p.m.

Media Availability:  Members of the Atlanta City Council will be available for media interviews from 10:15 a.m. until 11:15 a.m. in the Piedmont Room.


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WHERE:         The Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center

                        395 Piedmont Avenue

                        Atlanta, GA 30308


NOTES:         Media must arrive no later than 10:15 a.m. to set up.  Parking for news trucks is in the Pine Street lot.  Access to the lot is only available on Pine Street.  Entrances to the lot will be closed on Piedmont Avenue and Ralph McGill Boulevard.  Media arriving after 10:15 a.m. will be asked to park in the public lot.


                        Wi-Fi access will be available on-site.


RSVP:            Members of the media who wish to cover the inauguration ceremony are asked to RSVP their attendance to