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60 Voices: 8 of Atlanta’s essential workers on what the past year taught them about the city

Essential workers kept us going in 2020. Eight of them tell us how they survived last year and what it taught them about our city.
Four Atlantans on why they moved during the pandemic

Four Atlantans on why they moved during the pandemic

For one new Atlantan, lockdown in a high-rise was too much. Another longtime Midtown resident said, "To hell with it, let's get an RV."
How to get Covid-19 vaccine Atlanta Georgia

Trying to get a Covid-19 vaccine in Georgia? Follow these tips.

How do you get a Covid-19 vaccine in Georgia? It can be daunting and confusing, but never fear—here's a quick guide of which websites to go to, who is offering the shots, how to get your second dose scheduled, what to do if all the sites are booked, and what to do if you want a certain vaccine.
Georgia covid-19 vaccine hunters

For many Atlantans, the hunt is on for a Covid vaccine appointment

Atlantans are using social media crowdsourcing to find unclaimed Covid-19 vaccine appointments and wait lists for doses that would otherwise go to waste. They're also using social media to help others navigate the confusing vaccination system.
Has Covid killed Atlanta’s transit dream?

Will the pandemic ruin MARTA’s plans for its biggest expansion in decades?

The Covid-19 pandemic has been catastrophic for public-transit agencies across the nation. Even when the pandemic does end, it’s possible that our work and travel patterns will be disrupted permanently. Then, there’s the economic impact of the pandemic and its corresponding effect on tax revenue, a major source of funding for many transit agencies, including MARTA.

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Re-opening FAQ

What Governor Kemp’s order re-opening Georgia businesses means

Governor Brian Kemp surprised many when he announced Monday he would begin allowing businesses in Georgia to re-open as soon as this Friday. We break down what can open, what can't, and how people are reacting.

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