The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

March 27, 2007, 11am PDT
<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>
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
March 23, 2007, 8am PDT
<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>
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
March 21, 2007, 10am PDT
<p>The city is responding to a new parking survey by adding uniform public parking signage and revising its parking structure zoning.</p>
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
March 14, 2007, 6am PDT
<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>
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
March 9, 2007, 12pm PST
<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>
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
February 20, 2007, 7am PST
<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>
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February 15, 2007, 12pm PST
<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>
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February 15, 2007, 10am PST
<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>
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January 30, 2007, 6am PST
<p>A broad study of the travel habits and neighborhood choices of more than 18,000 Atlanta residents has found that a third of the people living in suburbs would have preferred a more walkable neighborhood.</p>
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January 18, 2007, 2pm PST
<p>Supporters of the proposed $300 million Panama City-Bay County International Airport -- including the well-heeled St. Joe company -- talk of economic development. Opponents call the facility the "Airport to Nowhere."</p>
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
January 3, 2007, 2pm PST
<p>With some of the nation's longest between-stop distances, MARTA will assess the feasibility of leveraging the densification of intown Atlanta to construct new stations on existing rail lines.</p>
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
December 25, 2006, 9am PST
<p>The successes of mass transit and light rail in similarly car-oriented cities should be enough of an excuse for Atlanta to give it a try, according to this opinion piece from the <em>Atlanta Journal-Constitution</em>.</p>
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
December 14, 2006, 10am PST
<p>Though the numbers show that ridership on MARTA's rail service is up 10 percent, the increase could only be a result of new fare gates that have curbed turnstile-jumping.</p>
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December 6, 2006, 11am PST
<p>A report from the Transportation Research Board shows that Hispanic immigrants are largely responsible for an up-tick in carpooling in Atlanta, Georgia.</p>
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
December 6, 2006, 7am PST
<p>Known mostly for paving over everything in sight, the Georgia Department of Transportation has surprised its critics by spending $10 million to retrofit an interstate bridge into a mini-park connecting the Georgia Tech campus.</p>
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
November 28, 2006, 8am PST
<p>As the ranks of Mexico's rich swell, the haves and the have-nots in Mexico City are living increasingly separate lives. Walled cities are being built to separate the upper and lower classes in Mexico's capital, while bullet-proof evening wear is selling briskly.</p>
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
November 14, 2006, 10am PST
<p>With elections over, Atlanta's major newspaper calls for state and local politicians to take the steps necessary to develop multi-modal transportation options in the region.</p>
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November 7, 2006, 11am PST
<p>With Metro Atlanta mired in gridlock, a report by the regional planning agency detailed hundreds of transportation projects that were delayed or dropped entirely in 2006.</p>
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
November 5, 2006, 9am PST
<p>A recent op-ed bemoans the state of Atlanta's traffic congestion, and calls a reversal of current road widening policies, which have done little to help solve the region's transportation woes.</p>
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
November 3, 2006, 9am PST
<p>Created nine months ago as the latest -- and perhaps last -- tool to develop regional transit in Metro Atlanta, the Transit Planning Board now struggles to even make a quorum.</p>
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