Atlanta Police Department officers will be getting their pay increases just in time for Christmas, according to the city. Beginning Dec. 21, all police personnel at the Police Officer rank will see an increase in their pay and overall compensation—which will bring them to the competitive benchmark for their tier. Other ranks will begin to see adjustments to reach the competitive benchmark beginning July 2019.
Accenture Atlanta Innovation Hub is now open at Technology Square in Midtown. The global consulting firm will use the hub, which features state-of-the-art virtual and augmented reality suites, to help clients solve challenges and develop new products. The company plans to add 800 jobs as it continues to expand.