Closer Look: Fighting Allergies; ‘No Thru Traffic’; And More

Allergy season is in full swing in Atlanta.
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Wednesday on “Closer Look with Rose Scott and Jim Burress”:

  • 0:00: Rose and Jim give a news brief that there are signs in your neighborhood that read “No Thru Traffic.” William Johnson, chief operating officer and the Commissioner of Atlanta’s Department of Public Works tells us more;
  • 8:47: Manisha Lance,  Director of Programs for Raksha, talks about domestic violence within immigrant communities. Today we look at how the abuse affects families in the South Asian community;
  • 23:31: Dr. Stanley Fineman, of Atlanta Allergy and Asthma, chats about pollen count within Atlanta and how effective  OTC medications are during this year’s allergy season;
  • 37:04: Hannah Palmer, author of “Flight Path,” speaks about her journey as she rediscovers communities lost to Atlanta’s growing airport.