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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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May 14, 2005, 12pm PDT
A heavy backlash against a toll road in Georgia spurs several innovative compromises.
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February 13, 2005, 5am PST
An 18-month, $2.5 million study concluded that an "inner core" transit loop around Atlanta is feasible.
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December 21, 2004, 8am PST
A report by the Trust for Public Land, which will be released Monday, knits together a nascent proposal for a 22-mile transit loop through 46 historic Atlanta neighborhoods with an ambitious blueprint for a 23-mile bike trail, 1,400 acres o
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December 20, 2004, 12pm PST
What seemed like a pipe dream is now being touted by a nationally respected conservation group as the next great vision for the city of Atlanta.
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December 20, 2004, 10am PST
Metro Atlanta's suburban cities rediscover importance of central gathering places in an effort to slow sprawl to a crawl.
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