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With Recount Over, Atlanta's Probable Next Mayor Prepares to Lead a Changing City

The recount on Thursday confirmed Keisha Lance Bottoms' lead, likely keeping the city's decades-long tradition of black mayors alive. But the city's changing demographics will change how people lead it.

• Where Have All the Black Mayors Gone? Keisha Lance Bottoms

Net Neutrality Repeal Could Be Bad News for Cities, Mayors Warn

They say their economies could suffer if the FCC repeals net neutrality regulations.

• State AGs Line Up to Sue

Where Have All the Black Mayors Gone?

Depending on the outcome of a potential recount, Atlanta's election on Tuesday could either counter or worsen the nationwide decline in the number of big-city black mayors.

Beyond the Bus: ‘Microtransit’ Helps Cities Expand Transportation Services

After several private companies tried -- and failed -- to deliver on-demand group transit, some cities are now building those services themselves.