Andrew Young during his meeting with Atlanta Police officers. (Courtesy CBS46/Atlanta Police Dept)
Andrew Young during his meeting with Atlanta Police officers. (Courtesy CBS46/Atlanta Police Dept)

Civil Rights icon and former mayor Andrew Young has apologized for remarks about Black Lives Matter protestors in Atlanta after calling them “unlovable little brats” during a meeting with Atlanta Police officials. Young told WSB that the comment was directed only at the young protesters who tried to provoke police and those who tried to run onto the interstate, putting lives in danger.

UK-based CMS Payments Intelligence Inc. (CMSpi), an independent payments consultancy, has relocated its US headquarters to new offices in Atlanta. The company has already added new jobs and plans to create new ones.  The consultancy’s impressive roster of clients includes Abercrombie & Fitch, Domino’s, ExxonMobil, Jack in the Box, Marriott Hotels, McDonald’s, Red Lobster, Starbucks, Subway and many more. The new CMSpi’s headquarters is in the Promenade II building on Peachtree Street in Midtown.

Epic Development, the developer behind the sold out Water Tower Stacks townhomes in the Old Fourth Ward, has announced the four15 Stacks near the Edgewood Entertainment District and Downtown. The 24 new townhomes will be located at 415 Gartrell St. SE with  prices starting in the $300,000s.

Collin Kelley

Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for two decades and has been a journalist and freelance writer for 35 years. He’s also an award-winning poet and novelist.