February 26, 2006, 5am PST
Herman 'Skip' Mason Jr. is a one man museum, with a personal history collection that preserves both the well-known and oft forgotten details of a proud culture.
Atlanta Creative Loafing
February 25, 2006, 1pm PST
The Altamaha Riverkeeper could be all that stands between Georgia's endangered coastline and the steady pace of new development.
Atlanta Creative Loafing
February 20, 2006, 9am PST
If signed into law, the bill would require local schools and state agencies to use fuel containing at least 2% biodiesel.
Creative Loafing Atlanta
February 18, 2006, 7am PST
An op-ed in Georgia's Gainesville Times calls Governor Sonny Perdue's roads-only approach to easing traffic congestion a "temporary solution".
Gainesville Times
February 16, 2006, 6am PST
Atlanta Mayor Shirley Franklin has called for a sweeping update of the city's zoning ordinance in the face of the 'McMansionization' of some of the city's intown neighborhoods.
Atlanta Journal Constitution
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.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
January 23, 2006, 6am PST
Meier, Piano, Calatrava, oh my! A host of starchitects have descended on Hotlanta, spicing up downtown's skyline.
Creative Loafing Atlanta
December 30, 2005, 7am PST
A new Atlanta ordinance requiring additional parking at nightclubs could put many out of business.
Atlanta Creative Loafing
December 30, 2005, 5am PST
Taking public transportation quite seriously in Atlanta.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
December 29, 2005, 1pm PST
Governor Sonny Perdue's Congestion Mitigation Task Force may give preference to highway-widening over other traffic reduction strategies.
Creative Loafing Atlanta
December 7, 2005, 12pm PST
Latinos die in pedestrian-vehicle accidents at a higher rate than any other racial or ethnic group in almost every Southern state according to federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data.
The New York Times
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.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
October 25, 2005, 11am PDT
Calling it an 'Emerlad Necklace', Atlanta plsnd to create an innovative 22-mile loop from an abandoned railroad into parks and transit that connect historic neighborhoods across the city.
The Los Angeles Times
October 11, 2005, 8am PDT
How local government policy -- as opposed to state and federal policies -- contributed to Atlanta's sprawl.
Social Science Research Network/Ecology Law Quarterly
September 22, 2005, 2pm PDT
Sandy Springs, GA, is undertaking a bold experiment to outsource city administration to the private sector.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
September 13, 2005, 7am PDT
The award-winning, 28-acre Glenwood Park is a brownfield redevelopment in an infill location that features a mix of well-designed homes and commercial spaces, including a mixed-use "town center."
September 4, 2005, 7am PDT
Accusations and lawsuits between designers and airport officials may delay the redesign of Georgia's international airport terminal by years.
Atlanta Business Chronicle
August 17, 2005, 6am PDT
Despite several protests, a measure to ban panhandling in downtown Atlanta is expected to be signed.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
July 18, 2005, 7am PDT
A look at the polical and business network behind Atlanta's biggest urban redevelopment proposal in decades.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
July 12, 2005, 1pm PDT
The city of Dalton, GA has thought of a new use for the 16,000 tons of carpet waste it puts out every year -- use it as fuel.