Urban Fold

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution checks in with new leadership at the state's department of transportation.
Aug 18, 2015   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
<p>The long-running tri-state battle over water rights between Florida, Alabama and Georgia have yet to be resolved, so the federal government has announced its intentions to impose its own solution.</p>
Mar 4, 2008   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
<p>A proposal to demolish a local library and replace it with a shopping center has angered and mobilized artists in Atlanta who say the building does more for the community than the new revenue from the redevelopment ever will.</p>
Feb 19, 2008   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
<p>Lawmakers in Georgia are looking to loosen water restrictions, enabling people to fill their swimming pools and water their plants despite a statewide drought.</p>
Feb 12, 2008   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
<p>A federal court has ruled that Metropolitan Atlanta cannot increase its draw of water from Lake Lanier, a ruling viewed as a major victory for Alabama and Florida which has been quarreling with Georgia over the reservoir's water for years.</p>
Feb 8, 2008   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
<p>This opinion piece from the <em>Atlanta Journal-Constitution</em> argues that the city has many reasons to support streetcar proposals.</p>
Feb 6, 2008   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
<p>A proposed streetcar system in Atlanta has raised many questions about feasibility and funding.</p>
Jan 31, 2008   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
<p>Citing staff inexperience, the head of Georgia's Department of Transportation has raised the idea of abandoning all of the state's toll road plans.</p>
Jan 12, 2008   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
<p>Plans are moving forward for Atlanta's broad Beltline project, including parkspace, mixed use development and transit. But this piece from the <em>Atlanta Journal-Constitution</em> argues that a grand vision is needed to harness the momentum.</p>
Jan 9, 2008   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
<p>The expansive Beltline transit and parkspace development planned for Atlanta is being hindered by one man's lawsuits over the legality of the funding used to build it.</p>
Jan 3, 2008   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
<p>Nearly every community talks about attracting more entrepreneurs. But aside from programs like SCORE, which assists entrepreneurs with business plans, and some efforts at growing venture-capital funds, most communities scratch their heads over how to</p>
Dec 26, 2007   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution