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Clear the way!

Get out the clippers. If you’re like me, you know how annoying overgrown bushes and low-hanging tree limbs can be when you’re walking. This is a great time for you to do something about it. The weather is perfect – so get out your pruning tools! Even better, get your neighbors to do the same:… Read More »

Your voice matters: speak up for sidewalk repairs!

  The City of Atlanta has proposed an infrastructure bond to pay for much-needed repairs to roads, bridges, traffic signals and sidewalks. The 2010 State of the City’s Transportation Infrastructure report estimates the backlog of broken sidewalks at $152 million. The curb ramp backlog is $52 million. If approved, the proposed bond will enable the… Read More »

Walk with Us

Oct 4th Walking Tour Castleberry Hill and Atlanta University Center Join us on October 4 to talk with elected officials, community leaders and others about increasing connectivity between the Atlanta University Center, Castleberry Hill, the new Falcons stadium and downtown Atlanta. Saturday, Oct 4, 4:00 – 6:30pm This walk has two options – a one-mile… Read More »

Slow down!

Drive like your kids live here. Take care. Students are back in school. More people are outside enjoying the nice weather. And days are getting shorter. Speed matters. If a pedestrian is hit at 20 mph, the risk of death is 5 percent. If hit at 30mph, the risk increases nine-fold, to 45 percent. Police… Read More »