Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) project—expected to officially be awarded in June—would include office, hotel, retail, and $13.1 MM in ‘station enhancements.’ . . . Read More
The plan focuses on upgrading 75th and 79th Streets from Stony Island Avenue to the lakefront. . . . Read More
We remember all the sacrifices of our national heroes. We are deeply grateful.
The area encasing the Kensington MARTA station seems poised to become something of a miniature boomtown in the near future. . . . Read More
Council OK’s streamlining 156-unit Bay Park project on new trolley line in Clairemont. . . Read More
The coronavirus pandemic has forced Atlanta and other major cities to take a hard look at another daunting crisis: A mounting affordable housing shortage. . . . Read More
Please enjoy these pictures of Union Station. This beautiful station in the Beaux Arts style was completed in 1911 by the Boston and Albany Railroad. The station closed 1972 and was unused for many years. It reopened in 2000 after several years of restoration. The station is a commuter rail hub by day and an arena for private events at night. Its features include 175-ft high twin white towers, a 212-ft high clock tower and an elliptical stained glass skylight in the main hall.
Transit-oriented developments were seen as a solution to severe housing shortages, but experts say developers need to rethink the design for a post-pandemic world. . . . Read More