Legislative authority resides in the General Assembly composed of the Senate and House of Representatives the Lieutenant Governor presides over the Senate while members of the House of Representatives select their own Speaker the Georgia Constitution mandates a maximum of 56 senators elected from single-member districts and a minimum of 180 representatives apportioned among representative districts (which sometimes results in more than one representative per district); there are currently 56 senators and 180 representatives the term of office for senators and representatives is two years the laws enacted by the General Assembly are codified in the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, 1900 2,216,331 20.6% 184.108.40.206 Inventing modern management Major league sports. Libya (5) Running is a popular local sport and the city declares itself to be "Running City USA" the city hosts the Peachtree Road Race the world's largest 10 km race annually on Independence Day Atlanta also hosts the nation's largest Thanksgiving day half marathon which starts and ends at Georgia State Stadium the Atlanta Marathon which starts and ends at Centennial Olympic Park routes through many of the city's historic landmarks and its 2020 running will coincide with the U.S Olympic marathon trials for the 2020 Summer Olympics, The Atlanta Downtown and Midtown skyline at night. The Buckhead skyline Carroll (117,812), 3.2 Cities and suburbs Main article: Commuter rail in North America. Canoeing District Commissioner Party Level Team League Location 1.2 Middle colonies 2.1 Boundaries; Native American settlements, Jonesboro pop 4,724 Burkina Faso (5), 2 Operations 1.5 Repurposed industrial architecture The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) is the principal rapid transit system in the Atlanta metropolitan area Formed in 1971 as strictly a bus system MARTA operates a network of bus routes linked to a rapid transit system consisting of 48 miles (77 km) of rail track with 38 train stations MARTA operates almost exclusively in Fulton and DeKalb counties with bus service to two destinations in Cobb county and the Cumberland Transfer Center next to the Cumberland Mall and a single rail station in Clayton County at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport MARTA also operates a separate paratransit service for disabled customers as of 2009 the average total daily ridership for the system (bus and rail) was 482,500 passengers.
Georgia State University's Law building As of 2004 7.7% of Georgia's population was reported as under 5 years of age 26.4% under 18 and 9.6% were 65 or older Also as of 2004 females made up approximately 50.6% of the population and African Americans made up approximately 29.6%; High Museum of Art, District 2 Bob Ellis Republican Fulton (1,741/sq mi), WSB-AM in Atlanta was the first licensed radio station in the southeastern United States signing on in 1922 Georgia Public Radio has been in service since 1984 and with the exception of Atlanta it broadcasts daily on several FM (and one AM) stations across the state Georgia Public Radio reaches nearly all of Georgia (with the exception of the Atlanta area which is served by WABE). Main article: High-speed rail The colonies were independent of one other long before 1774; indeed all the colonies began as separate and unique settlements or plantations Further efforts had failed to form a colonial union through the Albany Congress of 1754 led by Benjamin Franklin the thirteen all had well-established systems of self-government and elections based on the Rights of Englishmen which they were determined to protect from imperial interference. Vic Willis** 6 Athens Clarke 125,694 14 See also 6.1 Race and ethnicity. Philippines (12) Atlanta Georgia business directory 30 Kyle Wright The U.S Census Bureau has defined a metropolitan area for Atlanta which includes but is not limited to Roswell Georgia and Sandy Springs Georgia According to the 2016 American Community Survey about 78% of working metropolitan residents commuted by driving alone 9% carpooled 3% used public transportation and 1% walked Less than 1% of working residents commuted by bicycle while about 2% of commuters travelled by all other means About 7% of residents worked at home.