Ticket Diversion

To help promote understanding and awareness of the proper use of bicycle routes, bicycle lanes, multi-use trails, and learn how vehicles share public space within the City of Atlanta, the City Solicitor’s Office, in collaboration with the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition, developed a Diversion Program to provide education on bicycle safety and traffic laws for both drivers and bicyclists.

City Ordinance 19-O-1110

The first class is anticipated to launch in the autumn of 2019. Contact the Office of the City Solicitor at (404) 658-6163 regarding options for citations issued in May through October.

  • Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 06:30 PM
    City Hall Atrium in Atlanta, GA

    Ticket Diversion Class - November 21

    Atlanta Bicycle Coalition’s mission is to transform Atlanta into a more livable, accessible city by making biking equitable, safe, and appealing.

    To help promote understanding and awareness of the proper use of bicycle routes, bicycle lanes, multi-use trails, and learn how vehicles share public space within the City of Atlanta, the City Solicitor’s Office, in collaboration with the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition, developed a Diversion Program to provide education on bicycle safety and traffic laws for both drivers and bicyclists.

    The two-hour class is offered every other month on the fourth Thursday* from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the City Hall Atrium, 55 Trinity Avenue, SW, Atlanta, GA  30303 starting on September 26th, 2019. Successful completion of the two-hour class earns participants a certificate that serves as the documentation needed to absolve the ticket fine.  In order to enroll, please RSVP.

    City Ordinance 19-O-1110

    *Exception: The November class will be on the third Thursday.

    These free classes are provided with the support of the Georgia Governor's Office of Highway Safety.

     

     

  • Thursday, January 23, 2020 at 06:30 PM
    City Hall Atrium in Atlanta, GA

    Ticket Diversion Class - January 23

    Atlanta Bicycle Coalition’s mission is to transform Atlanta into a more livable, accessible city by making biking equitable, safe, and appealing.

    To help promote understanding and awareness of the proper use of bicycle routes, bicycle lanes, multi-use trails, and learn how vehicles share public space within the City of Atlanta, the City Solicitor’s Office, in collaboration with the Atlanta Bicycle Coalition, developed a Diversion Program to provide education on bicycle safety and traffic laws for both drivers and bicyclists.

    The two-hour class is offered every other month on the fourth Thursday* from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the City Hall Atrium, 55 Trinity Avenue, SW, Atlanta, GA  30303 starting on September 26th, 2019. Successful completion of the two-hour class earns participants a certificate that serves as the documentation needed to absolve the ticket fine.  In order to enroll, please RSVP.

    City Ordinance 19-O-1110

    *Exception: The November class will be on the third Thursday.

    These free classes are provided with the support of the Georgia Governor's Office of Highway Safety.

     

     


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