Posts tagged with "BeltLine"

Housing trends on Beltline difficult to track, experts say

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt August 6, 2016

By Mary Margaret Stewart, contributor  Atlanta’s BeltLine touches 45 neighborhoods, each area experiencing different levels of investment. That makes housing trends along the Beltline difficult to track, according to local realtors. Jon Effron, Associate Broker with Keller Williams in Atlanta, said that the majority of people know the Beltline as Inman to Piedmont Park, since […]

Trail project could link Brookhaven to the Beltline

Posted by August 4, 2016

By Mary Margaret Stewart, contributor  For the past three years, an advocacy group has been urging Brookhaven’s government to help develop “a multipurpose linear park along the North Fork of Peachtree Creek.” Brookhaven’s 2.7-mile trail would be a part of the proposed Peachtree Creek Greenway. Chamblee, DeKalb County and Doraville are also part of the […]

Dear Decaturish – Emory should revise Clifton road plans

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt June 13, 2016

This post has been updated.  We accept letters to the editor. Letters to the editor are opinions of the authors of the letter, not Everyone has an equal opportunity to submit a letter to the editor. So if you read something here and don’t like it, don’t jump on our case. Write a letter […]

Work begins on Atlanta BeltLine’s Eastside Trail extension

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt June 10, 2016

Curbed Atlanta reports that work has officially begun on the East Side trail extension of the Atlanta BeltLine. According to, “This phase will take the trail from Irwin to Kirkwood … Construction on the second phase, from Kirkwood to Memorial Drive, replacing the bridge at Fulton Terrace, will commence when funding becomes available.” The existing […]

Decatur conference looks at food and faith

Posted by Dena Mellick April 11, 2016

By Dena Mellick, Associate editor Christians concerned about the environment congregated in Decatur over the weekend to discuss food and how it intersects with faith. About 120 people met at Decatur First United Methodist Church Friday, Apr. 8 through Sunday, Apr. 10 for the ninth annual National United Methodist Church (UMC) Caring for Creation Conference. […]

Police look for suspects in homicide at ‘Murder Kroger’

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt March 10, 2015

This story has been updated.  Atlanta Police are asking for the public’s help identifying two men accused of killing someone in the parking lot of the Kroger at 725 Ponce de Leon Avenue on March 10. The store for years has been called “Murder Kroger,” so-named because of a murder that occurred in the parking lot […]

Our ride to Pride

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt October 13, 2013

Gather around for liberal yuppie whiner story time, kids! My wife and I decided we wanted to ride our bikes from Decatur to the Atlanta Pride Festival. Atlanta wasn’t supportive of our idea. 

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