Park Pride, partners given $437,500 for new west side park

Press Release provided by Park Pride ATLANTA — Park Pride and its project partners have been selected by the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) to receive a Great Urban Parks [...]

Blueprint puts meat on bones of Atlanta Aerotropolis vision

Here's a link to the new "blueprint" for development around Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. It fills in the details on what previously had been a rambling vision for a planned "aerotropolis" [...]

PSC’s McDonald warns against ratepayer financing of nuke plant

ATLANTA, August 1, 2016 – Georgia Public Service Commissioner Lauren “Bubba” McDonald says Georgia Power ratepayers will be harmed as a result of the Commission’s vote to approve Georgia Power [...]

Bulk of Atlanta TSPLOST to go to complete streets, Beltline

Mayor Kasim Reed announced July 19 that the Atlanta City Council has voted 13 to 1 to approve a measure to put a special local option sales tax (TSPLOST) referendum [...]

USGBC names Shelby Buso as Georgia Director

WASHINGTON, D.C. — USGBC has announced the appointment of Shelby Busó as the director of USGBC Georgia. In this role, Busó will work to advance USGBC’s mission to transform the [...]

MARTA sales tax ‘menu’ overstates the transit it will fund

Atlanta City Council last week approved a half-penny transit sales tax for the Nov. 8 ballot. But it's still unclear what projects that tax would fund. State legislation making the [...]