Your Rights as a Renter and How to Find Help When You Need It Fast

The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership is partnering with the Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation and The Ke’nekt to host Your Rights as a Renter and How to Find Help When You Need It Fast. In this free home empowerment workshop, an Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation attorney will provide an overview of tenant’s rights in Georgia with the … Continue Reading →

Martin Luther King Day of Service

Please join The Conservancy at Historic Washington Park, the Atlanta BeltLine Partnership, and Park Pride for a day of service in honor of Martin Luther King Day! Projects for volunteers will include clearing invasive plants, painting park tables and benches, improving flower beds, cleaning up litter throughout the park, and mulching trees. The park celebrated … Continue Reading →

Atlanta BeltLine Partnership Announces 2020 Free Home Empowerment Workshop Series

Support From Two New Sponsors Funds Twice the Number of Workshops Offered in 2019 Through its Empower programming, Atlanta BeltLine Partnership (ABP) works to understand the challenges to equitable health, housing and economic opportunity that impact residents of Atlanta BeltLine neighborhoods — connecting those residents with partners and resources that can empower those who call … Continue Reading →

Three Westside Trail businesses graduate from Emerging Leaders Initiative

Three Atlanta BeltLine businesses along the Westside Trail recently graduated from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)’s Emerging Leaders Initiative. D’s Café and Catering owner Devotis Lee, affectionately known in the community as Ms. D, Melanie Wade, owner of Cultured South, the maker of Golda Kombucha, and Jeannette Katz, owner of Buenos Dias Café and … Continue Reading →

A group of Atlanta city officials and housing leaders, including Atlanta Mayor Bottoms, cut a ribbon in front of the new senior housing development.

Adair Court opens with new mixed-income senior housing on the Atlanta BeltLine

Seniors in the Adair Park neighborhood of southwest Atlanta now have access to a new mixed-income rental community near the Atlanta BeltLine Westside Trail following the highly awaited ribbon-cutting ceremony of Adair Court on November 15, 2019. Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, along with Department of Community Affairs Commissioner Christopher Nunn, Atlanta City Councilmember Joyce … Continue Reading →

Art on the Atlanta BeltLine Westside Trail Art Walk

Art on the Atlanta BeltLine will host a free, guided art walk of its public art exhibition on the Westside Trail on Saturday, November 9th.  It will feature a conversation with local artist and sculptor D’Andre Brooks. The tenth anniversary of the annual public art exhibition showcases a variety of sculptures and murals along the … Continue Reading →

A sculpture using recycled metals depicts the face of a man looking up.

Art on the Atlanta BeltLine Westside Trail Art Walk

Art on the Atlanta BeltLine will host a free, guided art walk of its public art exhibition on the Westside Trail on Saturday, November 9th.  It will feature a conversation with local artist and sculptor D’Andre Brooks. The tenth anniversary of the annual public art exhibition showcases a variety of sculptures and murals along the … Continue Reading →

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 →

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 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 →

Come Run.Walk.Go! at the Eighth Annual Atlanta BeltLine Westside 5K/8K!

2018 Event Makes Extensive Use of the Westside Trail, Includes a New 8K Distance Option and Features an Afterparty at Monday Night Garage The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership (ABP) and Presenting Sponsor Delta Air Lines invite participants of all fitness levels to join in the eighth annual Atlanta BeltLine Westside 5K/8K on Saturday, July 14 at … Continue Reading →

Architect Robert M. Cain created this table from an Ambrosia Maple on the Westside Trail.

Lifecycle Building Center: Atlanta BeltLine Partners in Sustainability and Reuse

On March 15, 2018, Lifecycle Building Center is holding its annual fundraiser at the new Monday Night Brewing Garage on the Atlanta BeltLine’s Westside Trail. Lifecycle Building Center (LBC) is a community-based warehouse facility that directly assists the general public by identifying and implementing best practice green building-related concepts. The idea is to reduce solid … Continue Reading →

The Atlanta BeltLine & Girls on the Run: Creating a Healthier Future for Westside Students

By Rob Brawner, Executive Director, Atlanta BeltLine Partnership Atlanta is making unprecedented investments in our city’s transportation infrastructure, and the Atlanta BeltLine is one of many initiatives connecting residents with each other – and with healthier lifestyles.  When the Westside Trail opened last year, the Atlanta BeltLine Partnership (ABP) – with funding from Kaiser Permanente of Georgia – created the Westside Trail Community Health … Continue Reading →

A sketch of the mural to be painted.

MURAL SALUTES THE MISSING HISTORIES OF ADRIENNE McNEIL HERNDON AND WESTSIDE ATLANTA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACTS: Deisha Millar, Bang! Arts Media Deisha@bangarts.com 404-663-3833 January 9, 2018 – Atlanta, Georgia Atlanta artist, Charmaine Minniefield has been commissioned by DoSomething.org, Hands On Atlanta and Spelman College to create a mural on the newly opened Westside Trail of the Atlanta BeltLine.  The mural construction is part of Spelman’s 2018 MLK … Continue Reading →

Grady Wellness Program Encourages Westside Residents to “Walk the Line”

For ten weeks last fall, a group of more than thirty Westside residents participated in Grady Health System’s inaugural “Walk the Line” wellness program. Part of the Westside Trail Community Health Grant Program sponsored by the Atlanta BeltLine Partnership and funded by Kaiser Permanente of Georgia, Grady’s new program is designed to connect people with … Continue Reading →

Eastside Trail dedication - Mayor Reed

Thank you, Mayor Reed!

Over the past eight years, the Atlanta BeltLine has made tremendous progress under the stewardship of Mayor Kasim Reed. He and his administration have brought the Atlanta BeltLine from a dream into a reality. As a special thank you to Mayor Reed, we put together a collection of milestones in photos below. Other major accomplishments … Continue Reading →

An inaugural stroll down the trail with artist David Fratu's "Eye of Choice" mural in the background. Photo: the Sintoses.

It’s a Wrap – Your Westside Trail

Over the past three years, our neighbors in southwest Atlanta have shown a lot of patience with  construction progress on the Westside Trail. On Friday, September 29, we all came together to celebrate the culmination of that progress. The ribbon was cut on the Westside Trail near the White Street access point, just across from Gordon … 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 →

Monday Night Brewing co-owners Jonathan and Joel in their new space on the Westside Trail.

Business on the Atlanta BeltLine: Monday Night Brewing

Welcome back to Business on the Atlanta BeltLine! This series visits some of the many businesses along the Atlanta BeltLine, and explores how the Atlanta BeltLine and its culture have impacted their business. The opening of the Eastside Trail and Historic Fourth Ward Park have helped to spur more than $3.7 billion in economic development within … Continue Reading →

Southside Trail & Reynoldstown Stage Update

On Monday, April 24, Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. came out to the southeast and southwest study groups to provide updates on the Reynoldstown Stage and the Southside Trail design. The Reynoldstown Stage will be a performance area on the second phase of the Eastside Trail’s southern extension, just north of Memorial Drive. The area, which is … Continue Reading →

Come Run.Walk.Go! at the Seventh Annual Atlanta BeltLine Westside 5K

The Atlanta BeltLine Partnership (ABP) and Presenting Sponsor Delta Air Lines invite runners of all fitness levels to join in the seventh annual Atlanta BeltLine Westside 5K on Saturday, July 15 at 7:30 a.m. The race starts and ends at West End Park where hundreds of participants – from avid runners to families with pets … Continue Reading →