Atlanta BeltLine Partnership Announces First Free Homeowner Empowerment Workshop of 2017

Workshops are Designed to Help Residents in Atlanta BeltLine Neighborhoods Make Informed Home Ownership Choices The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership (ABP), Home Place Consulting and Citizens Trust Bank are partnering to provide a series of free homeowner empowerment workshops for residents in neighborhoods along the Atlanta BeltLine Westside Trail and other communities. The initial workshop is … Continue Reading →

Art on the Atlanta BeltLine

Art on the Atlanta BeltLine 2017 Open Call for Artists

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. seeks to bring new artistic experiences to trail and park users  Atlanta – Art on the Atlanta BeltLine has published an open call seeking artists for the 2017 exhibition. Over the past eight years, the linear gallery space surrounding the Atlanta BeltLine has grown in scope to become the largest temporary outdoor … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine Partnership Board of Directors Adds Members, Names New Chairman

The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership (ABP) has announced the addition of the following six new members to its Board of Directors: Matt Bronfman, Principal, Chief Executive Officer, Jamestown Althea Broughton, Partner, Arnall Golden Gregory, LLP Michelle Fisher, Chief Strategy & Performance Improvement Officer, Piedmont Healthcare Katie Kirkpatrick, Chief Policy Officer, Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce Melissa … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. Seeking Proposals for Conduit Utilization

ATLANTA – Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) is seeking proposals from potential operating partners to manage conduit duct bank infrastructure owned or controlled by ABI. Appropriate use of this infrastructure will further catalyze equitable and quality economic development. It is ABI’s goal to utilize the Atlanta BeltLine conduit to support equitable access to advanced services. With … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine Named Semifinalist in Harvard’s 2017 Innovations in American Government Awards Competition

ATLANTA – The Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, recognized today the Atlanta BeltLine as part of the 100 programs named as Semifinalists in this year’s Innovations in American Government Awards competition. The Atlanta BeltLine will compete to be named a Finalist in the … Continue Reading →

ABI Welcomes Dallas Clement to 2017 Board of Directors

ATLANTA— Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) is pleased to announce Mr. Dallas Clement to its Board of Directors. Mr. Dallas Clement is the Atlanta BeltLine Partnership appointee and replaces Mr. Mike Donnelly on the Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. Board of Directors. Dallas Clement is executive vice president and chief financial officer for Cox Enterprises, a leading communications, … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. VP and General Counsel has Scholarship Named in Her Honor

On January 17, 2017, Circle of Friends: Celebrating Life, Inc. (COFCL) announced its new Impact Scholarship to assist young, female survivors of sex trafficking and exploitation pursue post-secondary education and workforce skills in pursuit of self-sufficiency. COFCL may award up to twenty (20) new scholarships in an aggregate amount of up to $10,000 each year. … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine Closes $155 Million 2016 Bond Issue to Advance Affordable Housing, Capital Construction and Economic Development

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) begins the New Year with more good news on the heels of the historic passage of TSPLOST and MARTA referenda.  On December 29th, 2016, ABI, in partnership with City of Atlanta, Invest Atlanta and outside Bond Counsel, worked deep into the holiday break to successfully complete and close their first Bond … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. and Trees Atlanta Hire Goats to Combat Invasive Ivy

Goats will begin work at future site of Enota Park Trees Atlanta has teamed up with Get Your Goat, a local company providing shepherd and goat grazing services, to help clear invasive ivy in the future Enota Park. Located between the current Enota Place Playlot and under-construction Westside Trail, the wooded area is currently covered … Continue Reading →

David A. Jackson Joins Atlanta BeltLine Partnership as Deputy Executive Director

ATLANTA (November 30, 2016) – David A. Jackson has been named Deputy Executive Director of the Atlanta BeltLine Partnership. Jackson, who most recently served as Visiting Community and Economic Development Advisor for Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization to the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, will support the nonprofit organization’s mission to secure private, corporate, and philanthropic … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine Partnership Membership Drive Gives Atlantans Chance to Bolster Trail’s Development

Aimed at Funding and Expanding the Atlanta BeltLine, Membership Drive is Set to Run Through December 16 ATLANTA (Nov. 16, 2016) – The Atlanta Beltline Partnership (ABP), with the support of Nebo, a full-service digital marketing agency located in midtown Atlanta, has announced the launch of the 2016 Atlanta BeltLine Partnership Member Drive designed to … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine Partnership Announces Westside Homeowner Education Workshops

Free Workshops Will Focus on Empowering Residents in Atlanta BeltLine Neighborhoods to Make Informed Home Ownership Choices The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership and Home Place Consulting are partnering to provide a series of homeowner education workshops for residents in communities along the Atlanta BeltLine Westside Trail. The workshops are designed to ensure existing homeowners in Atlanta … Continue Reading →

Art on the Atlanta BeltLine

Art on the Atlanta BeltLine Finalizes Schedule of Performances

Annual exhibition began with Lantern Parade on September 10 and will continue with performances through October. ATLANTA – Art on the Atlanta BeltLine has finalized its performance schedule that kicked off with the Lantern Parade on September 10 and will continue through the month of October. The exhibition, now the largest temporary public art exhibition … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine Inc., Invest Atlanta, the Georgia Department of Community Affairs, The Woda Group, Inc., and Parallel Housing, Inc. to Host “Open House” for Stanton Oaks formerly Boynton Village

The $7.8 Million Revitalization Project Represents Successful Public Private Collaboration in Affordable Housing Development WHO: Atlanta City Councilmember Carla Smith, District 1 Laurel Hart, Director Housing Finance & Development Division, Georgia Department of Community Affairs Paul Morris, President and Chief Executive Officer, Atlanta BeltLine, Inc.Dr. Eloisa Klementich, President and Chief Executive Officer, Invest Atlanta Columbus … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine Launches New Etiquette Tools

Atlanta BeltLine unveils informational video, feature on mobile app for upgraded etiquette campaign. In 2014, the Atlanta BeltLine launched the first round of the etiquette campaign to spread messages of basic courtesy and consideration for others while using the Atlanta BeltLine parks and trails. Dubbed “#beltlinecharm,” the core of the campaign focused on grassroots engagement … Continue Reading →

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Road Closure for Art on the Atlanta BeltLine Lantern Parade September 10

Parade officials advise detour routes and alternative transportation WHAT: The 2016 Atlanta BeltLine Lantern Parade, created and hosted by Chantelle Rytter and the Krewe of the Grateful Gluttons and sponsored by Wellstar Atlanta Medical Center, will mark the opening of the seventh year of the Art on the Atlanta BeltLine exhibition. The exhibition is presented … Continue Reading →

Old Fourth Ward Fall Fest Returns for Second Year September 9 & 10

Free, Two-Day Festival on the Atlanta BeltLine Eastside Trail Celebrates the Spirit of the Atlanta BeltLine Lantern Parade Old Fourth Ward Fall Fest, presented by XFINITY, returns for its second year on Friday, September 9 and Saturday, September 10, 2016 at Historic Fourth Ward Skatepark field. The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership and Rival Entertainment are teaming … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine Partnership and Kaiser Permanente of Georgia Announce $500,000 Grant for Health Programming Along the Atlanta BeltLine Westside Trail

Interested Community-Based Health Organizations Encouraged to Apply for Program Funding The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership (ABP) and Kaiser Permanente of Georgia (KPGA) have announced Westside Trail Community Health Grants, a new program designed to provide funding to organizations interested in developing and implementing unique, health-related programming in communities along the Atlanta BeltLine Westside Trail corridor. This … Continue Reading →

Travel Advisory – Intersection of Eastside Trail and Kirkwood

Intersection of Eastside Trail and Kirkwood Avenue to Close Detour routes will be established to route traffic around the Reynoldstown closure. WHAT: Atlanta BeltLine contractors will continuously close the intersection of Kirkwood Avenue at Eastside Trail. The closure will begin Monday morning, August 22 through September 21. WHEN: Monday August 22 at 6 a.m. through … Continue Reading →

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Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. to Present Affordable Housing Opportunities for Potential Homebuyers at Two Community Events

Event #1: Committed to Communities WHO:  James Alexander, Housing Policy and Development Director for Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI); Committed to Communities; and Operation HOPE WHAT: Free information session centered around downpayment assistance programs and affordable housing opportunities to live along the Atlanta BeltLine WHEN: Saturday, August 13, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. WHERE: … Continue Reading →

Art on the Atlanta BeltLine Announces 2016 Selected Artists

Largest temporary art exhibition in the south will enter its seventh year on September 10 Atlanta – Art on the Atlanta BeltLine, the south’s largest temporary public art exhibition is returning on September 10 for its seventh year. The exhibition features more than 150 works of art in a variety of disciplines and will kick … Continue Reading →