This is a newsmagazine featuring the key stories of the day that are relevant to you.  It’s a community forum for and about metro Atlanta. Host Rose Scott knows the ins and outs of covering news important around Atlanta.

She’ll lead discussions on the issues that impact where we live. WABE’s news team is going into metro Atlanta neighborhoods to provide context, storytelling and a sense of place. You’ll hear not only from the biggest newsmakers, but also from folks who don’t often get a voice.

“Closer Look” features a mix of local national and international stories and interviews. It’s an interactive space to share ideas and dig deeper into issues. It’s not just about Atlanta; it’s a program for Atlanta.

Featured Episode

Atlanta Bicycle Coalition Release 2021 Policy Agenda; Built for Zero Community Solutions To Expand Efforts To Combat Homelessness Thanks to New Grant

Rebecca Serna, the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition’s executive director, joins “Closer Look” to discuss the coalition’s 2021 policy agenda. Plus, Jake Maguire, a principal at Built for Zero Community Solutions, talks about how a grant from the MacArthur Foundation will allow the organization to accelerate the impact of the Built for Zero movement.

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