Trending Topics

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed Acquiring a High International Profile

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed is racking up the frequent flyer miles.

The mayor will make his second trip to Paris since taking office for the New Cities Summit, a global gathering on urban development.

The summit brings together urban planners, architects, business leaders, academics and politicians to discuss “innovative” approaches to issues of city planning, according to a news release. A spokeswoman for the mayor said the trip comes at no cost to taxpayers.

The trip follows a recent nine-day economic development mission Reed held with business leaders in China.

To read entire story, go to AJC

Back to top