Public Meeting Advisory – First Quarterly Briefing of 2018

WHAT: Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) will host the first Quarterly Briefing of 2018. WHEN: The meeting will be held on February 27 at 6:00 p.m. WHERE: Atlanta Technical College – Cleveland L. Dennard Conference Center, 1560 Metropolitan Parkway, SW, Atlanta, GA 30310. It is also accessible via MARTA bus #95. See itsmarta.com for complete schedule. Please consider biking or … Continue Reading →

Public Meeting Advisory: Northeast Trail Design

WHAT: Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) will hold a combined Northside and Northeast Study Group meeting to discuss the design of the Northeast Trail. WHO SHOULD ATTEND: The meeting is open to all of the public but is focused on the Northside and Northeast Study Group areas. The Northeast Study Group includes parts of Sweet Auburn, Candler … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine Partnership Board of Directors Adds New Members for 2018

The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership (ABP) has named the following five new members to its Board of Directors: Elizabeth Chandler, Vice President & General Counsel, Legal Department – Rollins, Inc. Tharon Johnson, Founder & Chief Executive Officer – Paramount Consulting Group, LLC JaKathryn Ross, Senior Director, Community Affairs – Georgia-Pacific Michael B. Russell, Chief Executive Officer … Continue Reading →

The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership and The Atlanta Opera Receive Collaborative Innovation Grant from The Home Depot Foundation and Georgia Center for Nonprofits

Funds will be used to provide free operatic performances at locations along the Atlanta BeltLine The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership (ABP) and The Atlanta Opera (TAO) have announced they are the joint recipients of a Collaborative Innovation Grant from The Home Depot Foundation and the Georgia Center for Nonprofits (GCN). The $51,000 grant will fund a … Continue Reading →

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Single Lane Closure on Wylie Street Beginning February 5

Repaving activities will affect Cabbagetown/Reynoldstown for a maximum of 10 days WHAT: Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. contractors will close single lanes on Wylie Street between Krog Street/Estoria Street and the Atlanta BeltLine trail near Flat Shoals Avenue in Cabbagetown and Reynoldstown. WHEN:  Single lanes will be closed on Wylie Street beginning February 5 for a maximum of … Continue Reading →

Public Meeting: Citywide Conversation for Art on the Atlanta BeltLine

WHAT: Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) will hold a Citywide Conversation meeting to allow for review and comment on proposed changes for the Art on the Atlanta BeltLine program. Following this discussion, we are seeking input on a larger vision as we develop an Arts and Culture Strategic Implementation Plan. WHO SHOULD ATTEND: The meeting is open … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. to Collaborate with National Black Arts Festival on Public Art Program

New partnership will extend Art on the Atlanta BeltLine’s community reach ATLANTA – Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) and the National Black Arts Festival (NBAF) are launching a new collaboration to enhance Art on the Atlanta BeltLine in Atlanta BeltLine neighborhoods. Working together, the two organizations will reach more communities and more artists, share resources and … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine Seeking Bids for Construction of Eastside Trail Extension Phase II

Project will extend the existing trail to Memorial Drive ATLANTA – Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) is seeking bids for construction of the remainder of the Eastside Trail’s southern extension to Memorial Drive. The project represents the second phase of a two-stage project to extend the trail from the prior terminus at Irwin Street, originally completed … Continue Reading →

Transit-Oriented Development Framework for Chosewood Park

WHAT: Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) will hold a Southeast Study Group meeting to discuss the transit-oriented development (TOD) framework for Chosewood Park. WHO SHOULD ATTEND: The meeting is open to all of the public but is focused on the Southeast Study Group area. The Southeast Study Group includes parts of Grant Park, Cabbagetown, Reynoldstown, Edgewood, Glenwood … Continue Reading →

Single Lane Closures to Take Place on Buford Spring Connector Between November 13-16

Travel Advisory Single Lane Closures to Take Place on Buford Spring Connector Between November 13-16 Nighttime lane closures will be in effect while Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. performs bridge inspection. WHAT: Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. contractors will close single lanes on the Buford Spring Connector where it crosses under the future Atlanta BeltLine corridor. WHEN:  Single lanes will … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine to Host Eastside Trail Extension “Marking a Mile” Celebration on November 3

Ribbon-cutting will mark the opening of one-mile addition to the southern end of the Eastside Trail The Eastside Trail where it meets Kirkwood Avenue. Photo by John Becker. WHO: Mayor Kasim Reed, City of Atlanta (Invited) Natalyn Archibong, Atlanta City Councilmember, District 5 Lee Morris, Fulton County Board of Commissioners, District 3 Cynthia Briscoe Brown, … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine Secures Remaining Land in Northeast Corridor

The “wye” is the final portion of land needed to complete the Eastside Trail’s northern extent ATLANTA – Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) has closed on the 13 acres of land remaining to complete the northeast corridor between Rock Springs Road, NE and Mayson Street, NE. The land, previously owned by Norfolk Southern, is the last … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine Partnership and Kaiser Permanente of Georgia Announce Inaugural Westside Trail Community Health Grant Recipients

ATLANTA (September 29, 2017)  The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership (ABP) and Kaiser Permanente of Georgia (KPGA) are pleased to announce the recipients of the inaugural Westside Trail Community Health Grants, a funding initiative to improve health outcomes and quality of life in Atlanta’s Westside communities through utilization of the Atlanta BeltLine Westside Trail, which opened to … Continue Reading →

Kirkwood Avenue Road Closure in Effect October 4

Detour routes will be in effect during the installation of a temporary crosswalk at Kirkwood Avenue. WHAT: Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) contractors will close Kirkwood Avenue for installation of a temporary crosswalk. WHEN: This will be a full road closure for two weeks beginning October 4, 2017 active during the following hours. Weekends are excluded from … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine to Host Westside Trail Ribbon Cutting and Community Celebration on September 29

Three-mile corridor will provide mobility and connectivity to Atlanta’s historic southwest neighborhoods WHO: Brian McGowan, President and CEO of Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. Mayor Kasim Reed, City of Atlanta Dallas Clement, Chairman, Atlanta BeltLine Partnership Board of Directors, and Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer for Cox Enterprises Jim Simpson, President, Kaiser Permanente Georgia Stacey … Continue Reading →

Ralph David Abernathy Blvd Complete Street Project & Art on the Atlanta BeltLine Community Listening Session

WHAT: Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) will hold 2 Southwest Study Group public meetings: one to discuss the design for the Ralph David Abernathy Boulevard Complete Street project, and one follow-up community listening session regarding Art on the Atlanta BeltLine. WHO SHOULD ATTEND: These meetings are open to all of the public but are focused on the … Continue Reading →

UPDATED: Quarterly Briefing on September 21

Third Quarterly Briefing of 2017 will now be located at Washington High School Join us to continue our community conversations on Art on the Atlanta BeltLine WHAT: Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) will host the third quarterly briefing of 2017. WHEN: The meeting will be held on September 21, 2017 at 6:00 p.m after being rescheduled due to … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. Welcomes New President and CEO Brian McGowan

On August 23, 2017, the ABI Board of Directors voted to elect Brian McGowan as President and CEO of the Atlanta BeltLine.  Prior to his appointment, Mr. McGowan served as a Principal with the global law firm Dentons.  At Dentons, McGowan led a practice area that focused on global economic development initiatives where he engaged … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. Offices Closed Tuesday, September 12

ABI Offices will be closed on Tuesday, September 12th due to the continuation of inclement weather and power outages across Metro Atlanta. Additionally in accordance with the closing of Atlanta Public Schools on tomorrow, ABI is postponing the community meeting on Art on the Atlanta BeltLine scheduled at KIPP Strive. Thank you and everyone please … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. offices will be closed on September 11, 2017

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. offices will be closed on September 11, 2017 in accordance with the closing of the City of Atlanta government offices. Please be safe and follow all local and state safety precautions, inclement weather policies and advisories. We will monitor the weather for Tuesday, September 12th and post office hour updates on our website.  … Continue Reading →

ABI Apology to the Community on Westside Trail Art Exhibit

We have seen the photos that were installed on the Westside Trail and we are gravely concerned that those images were a part of this year’s Art on the Atlanta BeltLine exhibit displayed in the community. Art on the Atlanta BeltLine was created to make art accessible to everyone by bringing the exhibit to public … Continue Reading →