Welcome and COVID-19 Ordinance Updates

Hi Y'all! Welcome to the Athens Mutual Aid Network.

From a soon-to-be-released letter of support and advocacy: Athens Mutual Aid Network is a coalition of Athens organizations and community members coming together to support the most vulnerable members of Athens through this public health emergency. We aim to connect people with ongoing relief efforts, collect and distribute accurate information to our community, and advocate for critical policy actions to address unmet needs.

For our first post, we want to share what happened last night within a special commission session from Mayor Girtz and other local elected officials. Here's a summary from sergeant John Q. Williams:

Here is a message from Mayor Girtz:

The live-streamed session can be found on the ACC government's YouTube channel [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0JV-EOf2D_o&t=10367s], and the declared ordinance after revisions can be found at this link:


Below is a screenshot of the ordinance for those without Google sharing access. Apologies for the lower quality:

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