Monthly Archives: March 2020

Atlanta Gathered, Withheld Watershed Records from APN in 2015


  (APN) ATLANTA — In 2015, the City of Atlanta’s Department of Watershed Management gathered records regarding its perceived need to take the homes of Peoplestown families through eminent domain, in response to a records request from Atlanta Progressive News, but then never provided the records, APN has learned.   APN previously has reported that we never received the records.   […]

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Former Council Aide Leveraged Knowledge from Job in Comcast Lobbying

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  (APN) ATLANTA — Wayne Martin, a former Chief of Staff for Atlanta City Councilman Matt Westmoreland (Post 2-at-large), accessed information related to Comcast Cable’s 2009 billion dollar franchise agreement with the City of Atlanta during his time of employment, prior to going to work for Comcast and lobbying the City Council in late 2019 to approve yet another billion […]

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