Today: MMPT public meeting 4 to 7 p.m.
Georgia DOT is hosting a public meeting from 4 to 7 p.m. today for information and comment on the MultiModal Passenger Terminal planned for construction downtown near Five Points Station. Location: Georgia Railroad Freight Depot The Freight Room 65 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive SE Atlanta, GA 30303 Transit directions:Take the Blue or Green Line to Georgia State Station, walk south on...
Ga. woman fights charges in son's jaywalking death... →
Raquel Nelson, whose son was killed by a hit-and-run driver as the family crossed a street on the way home from a bus stop last year, was back in court this week. “Nelson was charged after A.J. was struck by a van as they jaywalked across a busy five-lane road in suburban Atlanta, and the case against her sparked outrage from activists who flooded the judge’s office with letters and...
Today: Downtown Streetcar Public Info Open House
CAP and ADID are hosting a public information open house from 3:30 to 6:60 today - Wednesday, April 18 - on the topic of redevelopment along the route of the downtown streetcar. From the CAP/ADID email: “Central Atlanta Progress and the Atlanta Downtown Improvement District in partnership with the City of Atlanta aim to leverage the investment in the Atlanta Streetcar by encouraging...
There are corners of worse crime and pockets of denser poverty in Atlanta than...– A “Living Laboratory” : Can Kwanza Hall’s project transform intown Atlanta’s most notorious street? | Rebecca Burns | Atlanta Magazine (via atlurbanist) Check out more articles from Rebecca Burns on the initiative (via atlantamagazine)
The Midtown Archive: Confessions of A Carless... →
themidtownarchive: I drove my scooter to work the other day and it was beautiful outside. By the time I got off, it was semi-pouring. Not wanting a replay of my wet pavement + practically bald tire scooter mishap from last week, I elected to take the bus back home and just get my wheels the next day. This was my…