Reporters' Notebook Article Library
How Cities Handle the E-Scooter Phenomenon
Is it just me or is the number of e-scooters transporting people around Georgia’s cities growing by the thousands every day? From perfectly aligned scooters on sidewalks to clusters of scooters turned over and damaged, this electric invasion is spreading across Georgia and challenging city officials to respond with regulations.
Cities File Suit in Opioid Crisis
Cities and counties in Georgia and across the U.S. are joining class action lawsuits against pharmaceutical companies as they battle the escalating opioid crisis.
"Putting a Face" on Statewide Issues
As former reporters and communicators, we know the importance of making an issue relatable to not only tell a story but to increase buy-in from legislators, leaders and communities. This is an example of how we localized a statewide issue, and how to use people and businesses to help you do the same around issues important to your audience.
GMA at the Capitol
The Georgia General Assembly went into session Monday, Jan. 8 and GMA is there looking out for cities' interests.
Cities Announce Participation in GMA’s Firefighter Insurance Benefit Program
Over the next few weeks, press releases announcing cities’ participation in GMA-GIRMA’s firefighters’ cancer benefit program may find their way to your news desks. This is due to the passage of House Bill 146 during the 2017 legislative session, which mandates that cities provide insurance for all firefighters.