WHAT’S HAPPENING

Healthcare workers and emergency responders have always worked under challenging conditions. But today, with the COVID-19 outbreak, even a simple house call can be a harrowing and life-threatening experience.

While Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms has taken extraordinary steps to protect Atlanta residents during the emergency, not even a “stay at home” Executive Order could stop the spontaneous outpouring of appreciation for the frontline heroes who are battling the pandemic head-on.