Commissioner says district gets bad rep, doesn’t get resources
by Jon Gillooly
September 22, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
MARIETTA — Commissioner Lisa Cupid spoke at a forum to discuss the status of African-Americans in Cobb, where she said it was Commissioner Bob Ott’s east Cobb district that had the most poverty in the county. Cupid said officials from the Atlanta Regional Commission showed her a map of where poverty was most concentrated in Cobb. “And I just happened to be in a discussion with the Atlanta Regional Commission yesterday and learned that t...
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