Learn to Navigate the Gold Dome in Atlanta

State Advocacy

Want to get more involved in early childhood advocacy at the state level? GEEARS is hosting Early Childhood Office Hours to help you navigate the Gold Dome and connect with your elected officials on early childhood issues!  Drop by at any of the below dates between 9-10:30 AM and GEEARS’ Policy Managers, Callan Wells and Jessica Woltjen, will show you the ropes (literally)!

  • March 17th
  • March 31st
  • April 7th

A couple of important items:

1) Bring a Photo I.D. Every adult will need a photo identification card to enter the Capitol or legislative office buildings (e.g., your driver’s license).

2) Parking. The primary parking option is at 55 M.L.K. Jr Dr SW, Atlanta, GA 30303 (Freight Depot), it is located directly across MLK Jr. Drive from Central Presbyterian church. This option costs $13 to park for 3 hours.  Secondary options are 190 Pryor Street SW Atlanta, GA 30303 and 183 Pryor Street SW Atlanta, Ga 30303. Both of these options are $13 for 6 hours of parking.

3) Finding Us. Once you have parked and made your way into the Capitol, call/text us at 252-675-0685 and we will come find you.