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7:47 pm
Tue June 4, 2013

A Talk with Retiring Metro Atlanta Chamber President Sam Williams, Part 1: Grady, T-SPLOST, and More

Metro Atlanta Chamber president Sam Williams, who announced his retirement on June 4, 2013.
Credit Metro Atlanta Chamber

After 17 years as president of the Metro Atlanta Chamber, Sam Williams has announced he'll retire at the end of this year--or sometime next year, if his successor is not found until then.  

Williams has been a major figure in Atlanta's economic and political life.  

In Part 1 of a conversation with WABE's Denis O'Hayer, Williams talked about the issues where the Chamber found some of its biggest successes and setbacks during his tenure.

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