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AJC CONTINUING COVERAGE CITY HALL; ; Council delays vote on inspector general

Jan 16, 2020 - The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Opposition to draft proposal has risen as more details emerge.

Atlanta City Council members delayed voting Wednesday to establish an Office of Inspector General in the face of persistent concerns about whether the proposal would impair independent officials conducting internal audits and investigations of potential ethics violations at City Hall.

The delay came after weeks of negotiations between council members and Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms' administration, meant to help solve the ...