Athens News Matters: May 22, 2020

May 22, 2020

This week on Athens News Matters, hear:

  • The pandemic-related challenges faced by local free health clinics¬†¬†
  • A pandemic response update and budget preview from ACC Mayor Kelly Girtz
  • WUGA's panel of commentators discuss the EMS Oversight Committee and the postponed District Attorney election
  • DA candidate Deborah Gonzalez on her lawsuit against the Governor and Secretary of State regarding the postponed election
  • UGA's School of Social Work's planned launch of their Certificate in Substance Use Counseling
  • How Complete Count Committees are working to ensure full representation on the 2020 census
  • Athica's executive director explain the results of an Athens Arts Alliance Survey on how the pandemic has affected the local arts economy
  • ACC Leisure Services Director Kent Kilpatrick on limited reopening of Athens' parks