City of Atlanta enters Phase 4 of reopening

City of Atlanta


ATLANTA— The City of Atlanta entered Phase 4 of its reopening plan, effective June 9.  City officials said non-mission-critical employees are now permitted to resume in-person operations at City facilities under enhanced safety requirements and measures. City facilities remain closed to the public.

City leadership has made numerous policy and procedural changes for in-person operations to accommodate health and safety precautions, including the following:

  • Masks will be required in City facilities, for vaccinated and unvaccinated people.
  • Employees and members of the public entering City buildings will be screened for COVID-19 symptoms and exposure.
  • Temperature screening device have been installed at public entrances.
  • Developed more rigorous cleaning protocols for the security bins at the security checkpoint entrances
  • Hand sanitizer is available throughout City facilities.
  • Increased cleaning at City facilities
  • Purchased new janitorial cleaning and disinfecting system, including foggers that sanitize the entire space
  • Discontinued use of water fountains
  • Enhanced air systems to improve airflow and ventilation
  • Touchless soap dispensers in restrooms

City officials said frontline staff continued work onsite and in-person throughout the pandemic to ensure that essential City services could continue uninterrupted.


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