For complete coverage of the West Georgia Open Government Symposium by the Transparency Project of Georgia and the Georgia First Amendment Foundation can be found at:
The Symposium was a part of a series of Open Government Symposiums being held throughout the state of Georgia. Other events have been held in Macon, Savannah, Valdosta and Athens. The events differ from government training government on open government, and focus on the principles of transparency, open records and open meetings laws and best practices for local officials.
Bring Open Government Symposium to your area
Taxpayers, government officials, newspaper groups, civic organizations or others interested in bringing the open government training to your area, contact director Jim Zachary at: firstname.lastname@example.org