Georgia

While the plan to transform the Bellwood Quarry into Westside Reservoir Park waits, as it has done for eight years, an Atlanta councilmember proposes locating the endangered Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center near the site.
2 days ago   Creative Loafing Atlanta
<p>Despite being sued over its construction, a developer built a parking deck against code and severely limited the potential of the remaining downtown block it sits on.</p>
Mar 27, 2007   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
<p>Recently released Census population estimates project Metro Atlanta surpassing five million residents for the first time. The metropolitan statistical area is up to a whopping 28 counties.</p>
Mar 23, 2007   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
<p>The city is responding to a new parking survey by adding uniform public parking signage and revising its parking structure zoning.</p>
Mar 21, 2007   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
<p>Emory University hopes wants provide affordable housing for faculty and staff and tackle the area's traffic problem by building pedestrian-friendly, mixed-use communities on land near campus -- though some area residents aren't sold on the idea.</p>
Mar 17, 2007   The Sunday Paper
<p>Georgia and South Carolina have announced plans to build a port at the mouth of the Savannah River, jointly operated by the two states.</p>
Mar 14, 2007   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
<p>Despite their larger sizes, recent bungalows built in three of Atlanta's most historic neighborhoods nevertheless are sensitive to the look and scale of their surroundings.</p>
Mar 9, 2007   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
<p>With Metro Atlanta's senior population set to mushroom, the region's planning agency says that area communities are not prepared to deal with the consequences of an aging population.</p>
Feb 20, 2007   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
<p>As the city plans to demolish most of its public housing, the only publicly-subsidized units remaining will be offered to senior citizens. Displaced residents will be given counseling and vouchers enabling them to live anywhere in the country.</p>
Feb 15, 2007   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
<p>The ambitious plan proposes to transform Peachtree Street with new streetcars, parks and other amenities. But skeptics wonder if such a massive overhaul is feasible -- or even necessary.</p>
Feb 15, 2007   The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
<p>In an effort to stop the creation of a 26-mile commuter rail line connecting Atlanta to numerous suburbs, Georgia lawmakers are hoping to pass a bill requiring voters in each city and county along the proposed line to individually approve funding.</p>
Feb 11, 2007   Henry Daily Herald