Atlanta Mayor Announces Creation of City’s Own DOT

Keisha Lance Bottoms Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms speaks at the U.S. Conference of Mayors in January. (Eleanor Lamb/Transport Topics)

Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced March 14 that her city will soon have its own transportation department.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
March 15, 2019

Fire Causes Bridge Collapse on I-85 in Atlanta


A portion of Interstate 85 collapsed in Atlanta March 30 due to a fire under the bridge, the city's fire and rescue agency said.

Reuters | By Andreas Cremer
March 30, 2017