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Government Transparency in Georgia: What You Need to Know

Wednesday, 05.15.2019

6:00 pm - 8:15 pm

The Commerce Club

49th Floor, 191 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA 30303


The Georgia First Amendment Foundation will lead a discussion on what you need to know about government transparency in Georgia, including an update on key legislation that emerged from the General Assembly session. Also, hear insights into how county and city officials across Georgia perceive open government requirements, informed by GFAF’s recently expanded training outreach. A general discussion and Q&A about Georgia’s open government laws is also on tap.


Peter Canfield, Georgia First Amendment Foundation board member and First Amendment attorney
Richard Griffiths, Georgia First Amendment Foundation president and retired CNN executive
Ken Foskett, Georgia First Amendment Foundation board member and senior investigations editor at The Atlanta Journal-Constitution


Wednesday, May 15
6 p.m. – registration and networking
6:45 p.m. – discussion and Q&A


The Commerce Club
191 Peachtree St. NE, 49th Floor
Atlanta, GA 30303

Dress at the Commerce Club is business attire.

The ticket price does not include parking. Parking is available in the 191 Building parking deck with entrances on Ellis Street and Peachtree Center Avenue. Discounted parking vouchers for this deck will be available for $10 at the event. Guests must bring the ticket they receive upon entering the deck to receive a discount. The Peachtree Center MARTA station is also conveniently located nearby.


This is a free event. Please RSVP here or by calling 404-577-7377.

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