“In Atlanta if you are talented and go for it and stay at it, you get a shot that you do not get in other major cities. And you certainly don’t get it in the southeast. So our strategy going forward has to be making fairness and equity and inclusion not something we do just on a moral basis, but we ought to do it because it makes us hot!” - @kasimreed at #madeinatlanta tonight . @iamjon77
We vectorized the oldest known street map of Atlanta (1853). This is the A from the hand-written Atlanta.
On February 16, 1853, the Atlanta city council approved Edward A. Vincent’s proposal to produce a map of the city. It was completed 9 months later. Hand-drawn people! A couple years before photoshop or sketch. Its creator, Vincent, is buried in @oaklandcemetery.
flashback to the first time that photogenic neon sign was lit by City of Atlanta Mayor @kasimreed in January 2016. It was and we were so young then! he’s back tomorrow night for #madeinatlanta 015. Going to be