Georgia

The Atlanta Studies website takes a deep dive into the history that produced the city of Atlanta as we know it today—and provides some suggestions on how to "correct some of its most atrocious attacks on the urban built environment."
14 hours ago   Atlanta Studies
The city of Atlanta is undertaking a wide-ranging review of its current zoning code in the hopes of implementing form-based codes for more of the city.
3 days ago   Creative Loafing Atlanta
A local Democrat is not happy with the performance of the city in operating the Atlanta Streetcar.
Jan 28, 2016   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Until this past summer, the Atlanta metro region was ranked second in electric car use in the United States. The generous state tax credit of $5,000 made electric vehicles (EVs) particularly attractive. But what happens when the credit is withdrawn?
Jan 24, 2016   Marketplace
Commuters in the Atlanta region would benefit most by the $10 billion transportation plan proposed by Governor Nathan Deal.
Jan 18, 2016   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
After a stumbling start getting off the ground, proponents of Atlanta's new streetcar see hope in its future while others question further investment.
Jan 10, 2016   New York Times
Land use and transportation planning decisions provide a framework on which other social policies have created particularly isolating and intractable poverty in the South.
Jan 5, 2016   The Washington Post
The transit map is being redrawn in Atlanta.
Dec 10, 2015   Atlanta Journal Constitution
In naming a highway after an green business pioneer, the state of Georgia took an initial step in what has become a growing effort to implement a new focus on the environment in the state's transportation system.
Dec 8, 2015   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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The latest installment of the Planners Across America series interviews Charletta Wilson-Jacks, director of the Atlanta Office of Planning, who focused on new strategies to engage community members in the city's planning efforts. Exclusive
Dec 3, 2015  By Josh Stephens
A half-cent sales tax measure, potentially headed to the ballot in November 2016, has mayors and city councils in metropolitan Atlanta seeking alliances and racing to establish funding priorities.
Nov 21, 2015   Atlanta Journal-Constitution