Workforce Housing and Affordability

On Wednesday, May 12th at 6:00 p.m., NPU University is partnering with Invest Atlanta to host the second class in our Community Development series, “Understanding Workforce Housing and Affordability.” This class will help answer Atlantans’ questions around AMI (area median income), what “affordable housing” actually means and how it works.

Visit www.npuatlanta.org for a list of all courses offered by NPU University. To register for a course or if you have questions please contact Samantha Terry at snterry@atlantaga.gov or 404.546.0158.

An update from Atlanta Fire Rescue Stations 10 & 13.

➢ May 4th is International Firefighter’s Day!

Atlanta Fire Rescue Call Volume (3/23/22 – 4/27/22)
o City Wide AFR is averaging 2000 Calls for Service Per Week.
o Fire Station 10 – Grant Park
▪ Engine 10 – 270 Calls for Service
▪ Truck 10 – 179 Calls for Service
▪ Total of 449 Calls For Service
o Fire Station 13 – East Atlanta
▪ Paramedic Engine 13 – 206 Calls for Service

➢ Spring Hydrant Maintenance
o This season AFR will operate, lubricate, and paint hydrants in every neighborhood.
➢ Training
o This week AFR is completing training on Marta’s new All Electric Buses.
▪ The new All Electric Buses will be utilized on Route #2 & #102 beginning May 1st.

There’s more information about Atlanta Fire Rescue here.

Atlanta City Council meetings return to City Hall

On Monday, April 25th, the Atlanta City Council will return to convening committee meetings in Committee Room 1 located on the second floor of Atlanta City Hall, 55 Trinity Ave SW.

The meetings will be conducted in accordance with the City’s Charter, Code of Ordinances, and the rules of Council as adopted for in-person meetings. More information, including committee meeting schedules, is available here.

Atlanta Police Department’s Citizen Police Academy

Applications for Class #40 of the Atlanta Police Department’s Citizen Police Academy are now being accepted.

Classes will be held weekly, on Tuesday evenings, between May 3 and June 21, 2022 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at Police Headquarters, 226 Peachtree Street. The deadline to receive applications is Tuesday, April 26, 2022.

To request an application or additional information please contact enespy@atlantaga.gov.