Atlanta Beltline Inc. CEO to leave with boost in severance pay

12:06 pm Aug. 28, 2017

Atlanta Beltline Inc. CEO Paul Morris is leaving his post with a parting gift worth thousands of dollars, agency records show.

A new employment contract approved before Morris’ resignation gives him severance pay worth $142,600, $17,850 more than it would have been had he stepped down earlier, according to AJC calculations based on the terms of his contracts.

That July contract — passed as concerns swirled over Beltline Inc.’s failure to

A hazy scene at City Hall document dump

12:09 pm Feb. 10, 2017

Reporters sorting 1.4 million pages of paper documents inside Atlanta’s old City Council chambers became mildly alarmed Friday morning when a sickening electrical smell turned into a smoky haze.

The burning smell sent reporters quickly unplugging