Public Meeting: Subarea 5 Master Plan Update

WHAT: Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) will hold a Northeast Study Group public meeting to continue the Subarea 5 Master Plan update. WHO SHOULD ATTEND: The Northeast Study Group includes parts of Sweet Auburn, Candler Park, Inman Park, Old Fourth Ward, Poncey-Highland, Virginia-Highland, Midtown, Ansley Park, Morningside/Lenox Park, Piedmont Heights, and Sherwood Forest. WHEN: The meeting will be … Continue Reading →

The Eastside Trail where it crosses Kirkwood Avenue. Photo credit: John Becker.

Eastside Trail Extension construction update

The final leg of the Eastside Trail between Kirkwood Avenue and Memorial Drive through Reynoldstown is looking very close to completion! Which has many of you asking – why aren’t the construction fences down yet?? Below are several key updates. The multi-use trail itself is substantially complete. We need to complete the pedestrian plaza at … Continue Reading →

City Gate Theater in Ashview Heights - Art on the Atlanta BeltLine 2018. Photo credit: the Sintoses

One Week Remaining to Apply for 2019 Art on the Atlanta BeltLine exhibition

Applications for temporary exhibition and technical positions close April 26 ATLANTA – On February 27, 2019, Art on the Atlanta BeltLine released a call for proposals for its tenth year of exhibition. Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) runs the temporary exhibition, which has brought visual and performing art to the Atlanta BeltLine’s parks and trails since … Continue Reading →

Art on the Atlanta BeltLine Announces Jurors for 2019 Exhibition

Art on the Atlanta BeltLine has selected the jury for the 2019 exhibition. The twelve-member jury panel is comprised of artists and arts professionals from the Atlanta community and represent a diverse set of media, expertise, and demographics.

2018 ABI Annual Report: Strengthening Foundations with Our Core Values

Another year has been recorded in the Atlanta BeltLine’s history books, and the 2018 Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) Annual Report provides a snapshot of that year. Each year, our goals and accomplishments dictate the theme of how we present you, our stakeholders, with our annual report. In 2018, ABI focused on strengthening the foundations of … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine Partnership Resumes Official Atlanta BeltLine Bus, Bike and Walking Tours for 2019

Bus Tours Atlanta BeltLine Partnership’s weekly public bus tours of the Atlanta BeltLine resumed on Saturday, March 2. The tour — described by New York Times as “a litmus test of Atlanta civic pride” — follows the entire planned Atlanta BeltLine 22-mile loop, passing through each of the 45 neighborhoods that the trail connects. Knowledgeable guides offer … Continue Reading →

Update from Art on the Atlanta BeltLine

We have lots of exciting news in the AoAB universe for you! Last week, we announced the call for artist proposals for the 2019 exhibition. Additionally, a number of technical positions are available for which qualified individuals can apply.

A full house at the second quarterly briefing of 2017. Photo: Atlanta BeltLine Partnership

Public Meeting: First Quarterly Briefing of 2019

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) hosts quarterly public meetings meant to update the public on the latest Atlanta BeltLine progress. The first Quarterly Briefing of 2019 will introduce Clyde Higgs, ABI’s new President and CEO. In addition, we will highlight progress on trails, transit, parks, housing, and more throughout 2018. Meeting materials and opportunities for public feedback will be made available on the day of the meeting at beltline.org/meetings.

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. Announces Acquisition of Key Westside Property

Purchase will provide connectivity opportunity from Downtown to the Westside Corridor ATLANTA – Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) has closed on a major piece of property near the Atlanta BeltLine Westside corridor. The three-quarter-mile line is an unused railroad corridor stretching from Joseph E. Boone Boulevard to Donald Lee Hollowell Parkway and was acquired from Bethursday … Continue Reading →

Clyde Higgs 2019

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. Executive Board Names Clyde Higgs President and CEO

On Wednesday, February 13, the Board of Directors for Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) announced that Clyde Higgs was appointed to the role of President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), following an extensive national search. Clyde has been serving in the Interim CEO capacity for the last six months, and has continued to provide stable stewardship … Continue Reading →

Public Meeting: Southside Corridor Updates

Attend public meeting for the Southeast and Southwest Study Groups to get details on the short-term future of the Southside Corridor, as well as an introduction to ABI’s EPA Brownfields Cleanup Grant proposal.

Public Meeting: Eastside Trail Extension Phase II

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) will hold a Southeast Study Group public meeting to update the community on the final stages of the second phase of the Eastside Trail’s southern extension.

Public Meeting: Subarea 5 Master Plan Update

Attend our Northeast Study Group public meeting to learn about the Subarea 5 Master Plan update. This is the first in a series of public meetings to gather community input on the Subarea 5 Master Plan update.

“Atlanta and the Civil Rights Movement, 1944-1968” exhibition extended to March 1

Due to overwhelmingly positive response, Art on the Atlanta BeltLine has extended Dr. Karcheik Sims-Alvarado’s photography exhibition “Atlanta and the Civil Rights Movement, 1944 – 1968” to March 1. Originally scheduled to end on December 1, the exhibition on the Eastside and Westside Trails has been a popular attraction for the surrounding communities, art enthusiasts, … Continue Reading →

Public Meeting: University Avenue/Avon Avenue

WHAT: Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) will hold a Southeast and Southwest Study Group to discuss the University Avenue/Avon Avenue corridor. WHO SHOULD ATTEND: This meeting is open to all of the public but is focused on the Southeast and Southwest Study Group areas. The Southeast Study Group includes parts of Grant Park, Cabbagetown, Reynoldstown, Edgewood, Glenwood … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. Requesting Proposals for Redevelopment of Murphy Crossing

Twenty-acre site will support density for transit, economic development, affordability ATLANTA – Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) has released a request for proposals (RFP) to redevelop Murphy Crossing, a 20-acre site adjacent to the Atlanta BeltLine’s Westside Trail. The RFP calls for jobs-driven strategies with the inclusion of affordable housing, green space, sustainability measures, and consideration … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine Partnership Hosts Eighth Atlanta BeltLine Eastside 10K

The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership (ABP) and Presenting Sponsor Delta Air Lines invite runners of all fitness levels to participate in the eighth annual Atlanta BeltLine Eastside 10K on Saturday, December 1, 2018. The race starts at 9:30 a.m. on Krog Street between Stoveworks and Krog Street Market and showcases the Atlanta BeltLine Eastside Trail with … Continue Reading →

BeltLine University Accepting Applications Through December 15

ATLANTA – Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) has announced the opening of applications for BeltLine University, or “BeltLine U,” a 4-month long civic university that will explore the history, vision, programmatic elements and implementation strategy of the Atlanta BeltLine. BeltLine U will consist of eight sessions facilitated by the staff of ABI and its project partners. … Continue Reading →