Mayor Kasim Reed

Mayor Kasim Reed


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Saturday - 11:15AM: The Convention Center's Great Hall

Kasim Reed is the 59th Mayor of the City of Atlanta, taking office for a second term on January 6, 2014. Elected with a clear mandate for fiscal reform, Mayor Reed has increased core city services and reduced the City’s spending during a historic recession. Mayor Reed is also Chairman of the Transportation and Communications Committee of the U.S. Conference of Mayors and Chairman of the Regional Transit Committee of the Atlanta Regional Commission.

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