Atlanta last did a reorg in 2001, in which everyone reapplied for jobs. That was six years ago. Associated online operations have had reorgs since then.
AJR story here.
Purpose then was not to reduce staff, but to strengthening three things editor Julia Wallace considered especially important: the paper's online operations, enterprise and investigative reporting, and state government coverage.
Our last total reorg was in 1995, and spreading into '96. The purpose was not to reduce staff.