The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

July 12, 2006, 1pm PDT
A University of South Florida professor predicts that a hurricane with similar intensity as Katrina would cause even greater devastation to Tampa Bay than was experienced by New Orleans in 2005.
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July 5, 2006, 6am PDT
With a history of bulldozing older buildings to accommodate the new, it is not surprising that many modernist structures are threatened by Atlanta's growth. The question remains, are these buildings people want to save?
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June 29, 2006, 9am PDT
Joining cities like Austin and Philadelphia that are implementing city-wide wireless networks, Atlanta is seeking partners to help provide on-demand access in a 132-square-mile area.
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June 28, 2006, 9am PDT
Petro-dollars are fueling the tiny emirate's ambitions to become one of the world's top commercial and tourist destinations. Experts wonder if Dubai's blazing growth is sustainable.
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June 24, 2006, 7am PDT
The Fulton County commission's decision to sell park land in one of the Southeast's wealthiest counties could set a precedent that would have far-reaching consequences for other government entities looking for solutions to a financial crisis.
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May 31, 2006, 9am PDT
Even humble burgs like Mount Airy, N.C., inspiration for Mayberry on the "Andy Griffith Show," are experiencing the trend. A local tobacco warehouse there is slated to be redeveloped into 43 market-rate apartments.
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May 30, 2006, 12pm PDT
Even humble burgs like Mount Airy, N.C., inspiration for Mayberry on the "Andy Griffith Show," are experiencing the trend. A local tobacco warehouse there will be redeveloped into 43 market-rate apartments. Has technology made location irrelevant?
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May 5, 2006, 9am PDT
Long the bane of developers and individual homebuilders alike, the Atlanta Bureau of Buildings now averages 40 to 80 days to provide building permits. Meanwhile, in suburban Gwinnett and Cobb Counties, the turnaround time is under one hour.
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January 23, 2006, 10am PST
To arrest the trend of historic tear-downs with incompatable 'mega-mansions' built in their place, the City of Atlanta has placed a temporary halt to the practice.
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December 30, 2005, 5am PST
Taking public transportation quite seriously in Atlanta.
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November 9, 2005, 9am PST
The massive redevelopment proposal -- which would create an innovative 22-mile loop from an abandoned railroad into parks and transit that connect historic neighborhoods -- now goes before the Fulton County Board of Commissioners.
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September 22, 2005, 2pm PDT
Sandy Springs, GA, is undertaking a bold experiment to outsource city administration to the private sector.
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August 17, 2005, 6am PDT
Despite several protests, a measure to ban panhandling in downtown Atlanta is expected to be signed.
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July 18, 2005, 7am PDT
A look at the polical and business network behind Atlanta's biggest urban redevelopment proposal in decades.
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June 21, 2005, 9am PDT
The challenge for builders has been to retain the look of the intown neighborhoods while giving new residents suburban amenities.
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June 4, 2005, 6am PDT
70 acres near Piedmont Park to be used for new mixed-living area.
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June 3, 2005, 5am PDT
The aquarium, will be the biggest of its kind in the United States.
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June 1, 2005, 10am PDT
New building security features are a must in the post-9/11 world, but designers feel there's still a need to make them aesthetically pleasing.
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May 27, 2005, 7am PDT
Cobb County creates the first 'senior' housing zone of its kind in the state.
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May 16, 2005, 12pm PDT
Turn of the century courthouses in the South are changing with the times, while retaining their sense of history.
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