Atlanta BeltLine Partnership Announces Ninth Annual Eastside 10k

Race through five historic neighborhoods will showcase the Eastside Trail and raise funds for Atlanta BeltLine Partnership programs and initiatives Atlanta BeltLine Partnership invites runners, walkers, rollers and strollers of all fitness levels to join in the ninth annual Atlanta BeltLine Eastside 10k presented by Delta Air Lines on Saturday, December 7, 2019. Runners, walkers, strollers, children and pets — everybody’s … Continue Reading →

Kinetic Light; photo by Hayim Heron. Image description: With their arms interlocked, Laurel Lawson gazes toward Alice Sheppard. Alice balances on the left side of her wheelchair--returning Laurel's gaze. They are on an outdoor platform, with lush greenery in the background.

Art Performances with Kinetic Light at the Beltline: Under Momentum

Art on the Atlanta BeltLine, in collaboration with disability arts ensemble Kinetic Light, invites community members to attend a special performance of Under Momentum on Friday, November 8th and Saturday, November 9th on the Atlanta BeltLine’s Eastside Trail. Kinetic Light will perform excerpts from Under Momentum, specifically customized for the Beltline. Under Momentum is a … Continue Reading →

Public Meeting: Fourth Quarterly Briefing of 2018

WHAT: Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) will hold the fourth Quarterly Briefing for 2018. WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Quarterly Briefing meetings are open to all of the public. Anyone interested in general updates about Atlanta BeltLine programs and projects is encouraged to attend. WHEN: The meeting will be held on December 3, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. Doors will open … Continue Reading →

“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 →

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 →

Call for Artists for Enota Park Installation Extended to December 1

Artists are invited to submit proposals as part of park expansion ATLANTA – Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) is currently in search of artists and art professionals to create a monumental art piece for the Enota Park expansion on the Atlanta BeltLine’s Westside Trail. Full details are available in the open call, but artists are invited to submit proposals for … Continue Reading →

Public Meeting: Subarea 9 and 10 Master Plan Update Open House

WHAT: Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) will hold an Open House for the Westside Study Group for Subareas 9 and 10 Master Plan updates. WHO SHOULD ATTEND: This meeting is open to all of the public but is focused on the Westside Study Group area. The Westside Study Group includes residents of the Mozley Park, Ashview Heights, … Continue Reading →

The Atlanta Opera and Art on the Atlanta BeltLine present: Our Walk to Healing: An Immersive Performance and Processional

On Saturday, October 27, 2018, The Atlanta Opera and the Atlanta BeltLine invite you to join Our Walk to Healing: An Immersive Performance and Processional. The collaborative performance takes place on the Atlanta BeltLine’s Westside and Eastside Trails surrounding Dr. Karcheik Sims-Alvarado’s “Atlanta and the Civil Rights Movement: 1944-1968” photo exhibit. The event will feature … Continue Reading →

eX² Technology Partners with Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. to Transform Railroad Corridor into a Technology-Rich Corridor

Omaha, Neb., October 2, 2018 – eX² Technology announced today the execution of a public-private partnership (P3) with Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) to design and deploy an accelerated communications network that follows along an abandoned railroad corridor to be completed mid-summer 2019. The network will be used to advance ABI’s internal communications and other smart … Continue Reading →

Public Meeting: Third Quarterly Briefing of 2018

WHAT: Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) will hold the third Quarterly Briefing for 2018. WHO SHOULD ATTEND: Quarterly Briefing meetings are open to all of the public. Anyone interested in general updates about Atlanta BeltLine programs and projects is encouraged to attend. WHEN: The meeting will be held on September 25, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. WHERE: Park Tavern, … Continue Reading →

Public Meeting: Subarea 2 Master Plan Updates

WHAT: Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) will hold a combined Southwest & Southeast meeting for Subarea 2 Master Plan updates. WHO SHOULD ATTEND: This meeting is open to all of the public but is focused on the Southeast & Southwest Study Group areas. The Southeast Study Group includes parts of Grant Park, Cabbagetown, Reynoldstown, Edgewood, Glenwood Park, … Continue Reading →

Art on the Atlanta BeltLine

Art on the Atlanta BeltLine Lantern Parade Returns September 22

One of Atlanta’s most popular annual traditions returns on September 22. Created by and featuring Chantelle Rytter and the Krewe of the Grateful Gluttons, the Art on the Atlanta BeltLine Lantern Parade will take place on the Eastside Trail. Participants are encouraged to join with their own lanterns and enjoy the lights and music of … Continue Reading →

Public Meeting: Subareas 9 & 10 Master Plan updates

WHAT: Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) will hold a Westside Study Group meeting for Subareas 9 and 10 Master Plan updates. WHO SHOULD ATTEND: This meeting is open to all of the public but is focused on the Westside Study Group area. The Westside Study Group includes residents of the Mozley Park, Ashview Heights, Booker T. Washington, … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine Releases its First Community Survey Results

Key findings suggest residents satisfied with Atlanta BeltLine overall; primary opportunities identified for improving ABI’s work ATLANTA – Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) today released key findings from its first-ever comprehensive community study which is designed to better understand how the public perceives the Atlanta BeltLine project. More than 6,000 surveys were completed to gauge the … Continue Reading →

Clyde Higgs Named Interim CEO of Atlanta BeltLine, Inc.

On Wednesday, August 8, the Board of Directors for Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) announced that Clyde Higgs was appointed to the role of Interim Chief Executive Officer of the agency, following the departure of current CEO Brian P. McGowan. Clyde Higgs has served as ABI’s Chief Operating Officer since September 2015 and has provided consistent … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine Housing Working Group Releases Report on Affordability

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) has released the Affordable Housing Working Group Final Report, a guide for creating and preserving affordable housing around the Atlanta BeltLine. To support the development of a comprehensive housing strategy, ABI convened a panel of experts from the public, private, and non-profit sectors to serve as the ABI Affordable Housing Working … Continue Reading →

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. Announce Purchase of Westside Corridor Property

$6.3 million acquisition represents final purchase of inactive rail corridor in the Atlanta BeltLine loop ATLANTA – The City of Atlanta and Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) have closed on 1.8 miles of former railroad corridor on Atlanta’s resurgent Westside, a stretch of track informally known as “the Kudzu Line.” The purchase provides land for the … Continue Reading →

BeltLine Walls mural painting - 07.29.18 - by John Becker

Art on the Atlanta BeltLine presents Family Paint Day on August 4, 2018

In celebration of the 2018 exhibition season, Art on the Atlanta BeltLine will host a Family Paint Day on Saturday, August 4, from 12-4 p.m. as part of BeltLine Walls. Families are invited to bring their kids to paint alongside some of Atlanta’s most exciting muralists. The inaugural BeltLine Walls showcases the mural component of … Continue Reading →

Artist's rendering of proposed design along the future northeast corridor under I-85.

Heath & Lineback Engineers, Inc. Selected to Design Atlanta BeltLine Northeast Corridor Trail Project

Heath & Lineback Engineers, Inc., headquartered in Marietta, Georgia, has been selected by Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) to provide design and engineering services for the Northeast Corridor Trail.  The Northeast Corridor Trail will build on the Atlanta BeltLine’s success by delivering an important sector of the overall trail that will create connectivity to the intersecting … Continue Reading →