An assault on our democracy On July 30th more than half million voters were erased from the rolls by Secretary of State Brian Kemp in the latest assault on our democracy. Make sure you haven’t been unfairly purged from records on Georgia’s My Voter Page via the MVP login – […]

Kemp just erased half a million Georgians from voter database ...

On Sunday, August 6, 2017, Athens Transit will launch new service for the Athens Northside area. This new service, Route 30 – Northside Circulator, will serve Pinewoods, Athens Tech, Space Kroger, the DMV, VA clinic, Hallmark Mobile Home Park, and more! This is a “flex route,” meaning you can call […]

Bus service expanded to US-29!

Since the nomination of Betsy DeVos as Education Secretary, sexual assault prevention advocacy groups have become increasingly concerned with the fate of Title IX enforcement, including the federal standards of sexual assault reporting by college campuses. ***See call to action below*** Secretary DeVos met today with various advocacy organizations to […]

Sexual Assault Reporting Standards Threatened

Athens for Everyone is proud to endorse Senator Vincent Fort for Mayor of Atlanta. Senator Fort has shown strong, consistent leadership in the Senate and has put forth a bold, people-first platform that will move Atlanta forward. Given Fort’s deep knowledge of policy and love for working people, A4E urges […]

A4E endorses Senator Vincent Fort for Mayor of Atlanta

From the ACC website: The Athens-Clarke County Unified Government is in the process of developing a bike/pedestrian master plan known as the Athens In Motion Plan. The Athens In Motion Plan will identify a clear strategy for near and long-term projects that will result in a safe, connected, and equitable […]

Athens in Motion: Interactive Map

As expected, the Athens-Clarke County Government has released a report on A Recommended Approach for Creating a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Plan for Athens‐Clarke County . This came about after community members and advocates began making public incidents of discrimination happening in the County. Residents and community groups began advocating for the […]

ACC Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Report released in response to ...

After learning of the planned demolition of a house listed on the National Register of Historic Places, concerned residents of Milledge Circle were granted a 90 day moratorium on the demolition by their County Commissioner, Diane Bell (District 7). “There’s a time to be silent” – Commissioner Diane Bell After […]

Diane Bell Fails Constituents of 5 Points

Check out some resources and links from these workshops! The thunderstorms did not stop the momentum built by Athens for Everyone’s Sexual Assault Prevention (ASAP) campaign and founding members of 86 Hate. On Monday, June 5th, ASAP hosted an open dry run of a Bystander Intervention workshop at the public […]

Bystander Intervention Training Beginning

Update (9/19/17): Athens for Everyone has endorsed the TSPLOST referendum, you can read more here: Vote YES to TSPLOST on November 7. Not quite our first TSPLOST… Athens voters approved a regional Transportation Special Local Option Sales Tax in 2012, but the neighboring rural counties rejected the one percent sales […]

Our take on the proposed transportation projects for TSPLOST