Athens News Matters: May 15, 2020

May 15, 2020

This week on Athens News Matters, hear: 

  • A local pandemic update from District 1 Commissioner Patrick Davenport
  • How different organizations have partnered to bring pandemic relief to East Athens
  • The panel discuss National EMS and what Athens' public transit might look like, post-pandemic
  • How the Athens Farmer's Market's opening weekend went amid COVID-19 concerns
  • UGA professor John Knox on whether the weather has been particularly nice this spring, or if it's all in our heads
  • How the Lamar Dodd School of Art shifted its MFA exhibition online
  • Jimmy Sanders' remembrance of rock icon and Georgia native Little Richard
  • Robin Whetstone's audio essay that asks: What would your May 2020 self tell your December 2019 self?