News & Blog

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. to Begin Construction on Eastside Trail Lighting

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) plans to begin construction in mid-October on lighting along the 2-mile stretch of the Eastside Trail between Monroe Drive and Irwin Street / Lake Avenue. The project is expected to take six months to complete. Upgraded security cameras will be installed at the same time.

BeltLine After Dark x Music in the Park 2019 facebook cover

BeltLine After Dark x Music in the Park

Art on the Atlanta BeltLine, in collaboration with Music in the Park, invites community members to a weekend of music and celebration with “BeltLine After Dark x Music in the Park” on Friday, October 18th and Saturday, October 19th, 2019 at several locations along the Atlanta BeltLine’s Westside Trail.

The current interim Southside Trail over Metropolitan Parkway.

Invitation to Bid available for initial phase of Southside Trail construction

The 4-mile-long Southside Trail opened for use by the public in an interim state at the end of August and the first segment to go into construction will be on the western side of the corridor. Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) published an Invitation to Bid for the “Southside Trail – West” seeking a firm to complete construction on this segment.

Third Quarterly Briefing of 2019

WHAT: Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) will hold its third Quarterly Briefing of 2019. WHEN: The meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. WHERE: 725 Ponce Building at 725 Ponce de Leon Avenue, NE, Atlanta, 30306. This meeting is accessible directly from the Eastside Trail and via MARTA bus lines #2, … Continue Reading →

The 2017 Lantern Parade. Photo: The Sintoses and Atalie Bland

Art on the Atlanta BeltLine Lantern Parade Returns September 21

Parade will celebrate the tenth anniversary of the yearly illuminated procession One of Atlanta’s most popular annual traditions returns on September 21 for its tenth year! Created and hosted by Chantelle Rytter and the Krewe of the Grateful Gluttons, the Art on the Atlanta BeltLine Lantern Parade will take place along two miles of the … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine Southside Trail Now Open in Interim State

Plans Underway for Programming and Initial Paving Atlanta – The 4-mile Atlanta BeltLine Southside Trail is officially open for use in its interim condition. Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) and the Atlanta BeltLine Partnership (ABP) are thrilled to connect the Westside and Eastside Trails with mobility options and programming. The interim trail remains unpaved but does … Continue Reading →

The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation Announces $17.5 Million Grant to Support Westside Park

The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation Announces $17.5 Million Grant to Support Westside Park Lead gift launches Atlanta BeltLine Partnership’s expanded capital campaign to accelerate development of Atlanta BeltLine parks and trails ATLANTA – The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation has awarded a $17.5 million grant to Atlanta BeltLine Partnership to support development of Westside … Continue Reading →

Council for Quality Growth Announces State of The BeltLine

Council for Quality Growth Announces State of The BeltLine   Featuring Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms ATLANTA – The Council for Quality Growth in collaboration with Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) and the Atlanta BeltLine Partnership (ABP) announces the State of the BeltLine. The State of the BeltLine will be held on August 27, 2019 from 7:30 … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. Announces New Executive Hires

Aasia Mustakeem joins ABI as General Counsel and Ruben Brooks joins as Chief Operating Officer Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Aasia Mustakeem to the position of General Counsel. In this capacity, Ms. Mustakeem will work closely with the Chief Executive Officer and executive team providing senior level leadership, innovation, … Continue Reading →

Art on the Atlanta BeltLine Announces BeltLine Walls Festival

Free community event includes Family Paint Day, freestyle performances, and theater ATLANTA – BeltLine Walls is Art on the Atlanta BeltLine’s annual mural festival. Muralists from Atlanta and beyond will paint walls side-by-side alongside former railroad tracks on the Northeast (interim) Trail by Mason Fine Art. The 2019 BeltLine Walls Festival begins July 21st and … Continue Reading →

Southside Trail map - July 2019

Atlanta BeltLine Southside Trail Construction Updates

Progress announced on construction, interim trail, and potential grant funding Atlanta – Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) is pleased to announce that funding has been identified that will allow for the construction of a 0.75-mile segment of the paved Southside Trail from the southern terminus of the Westside Trail at University Avenue to the Annie E. … Continue Reading →

New Measures Launching to Ensure Safety and Etiquette on the Atlanta BeltLine

Atlanta BeltLine, Inc., City of Atlanta, and Atlanta Police Department Collaborating on Reduced Speed Zone and Parking Enforcement ATLANTA – Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI), the City of Atlanta Department of City Planning Office of Mobility Planning, and the Atlanta Police Department (APD)’s Path Force Unit are collaborating on renewed efforts around safety and etiquette surrounding … Continue Reading →

Public Meeting: Second Quarterly Briefing of 2019

WHAT: Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) will hold its second Quarterly Briefing of 2019. WHEN: The meeting will be held on Thursday, June 13, 2019 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. WHERE: Friendship Baptist Church – 80 Walnut Street SW, Atlanta, GA 30314. This meeting is accessible via MARTA buses #3 and #94 and Vine City Station (.4 -mile … Continue Reading →

Lane closures on Memorial Drive for construction

WHAT: Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) contractors will conduct partial closures on Memorial Drive at the intersection of Bill Kennedy Way and the Atlanta BeltLine’s Eastside Trail. WHEN: The closures will begin Monday, June 3 from 9:00 p.m. to 4:30 a.m. and repeat nightly, Monday through Thursday, until June 20. WHERE: Partial closures will be on Memorial Drive, … Continue Reading →

Public Meeting: Subarea 1 and West End Livable Centers Initiative

WHAT:  Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. (ABI) and the City of Atlanta Department of City Planning will hold a Southwest Study Group meeting to discuss two Master Planning updates – Atlanta BeltLine Subarea 1 and the West End Livable Centers Initiative (LCI). WHO SHOULD ATTEND: This meeting is open to all of the public but is focused … Continue Reading →