The Atlanta region is home to a thriving Hispanic and Latino* population. In fact, nearly half the region’s foreign-born population hails from Latin America. Here’s a look at how this dynamic population is shaping the Atlanta region. These days, most of metro Atlanta’s new Latinos hail from… the United States In just one decade, metro … Continue Reading →
Reliable housing means more than just a roof over your head. It means stability: the ability to pursue an education, a career, and to build meaningful connections in your community. It’s of little surprise that during the Great Recession, eviction rates skyrocketed in metro Atlanta. You can see this in the map below, compiled by … Continue Reading →
The ink is barely dry on Decatur’s “unified concept plan” for retooling the 77-acre site the city purchased from the United Methodist Children’s Home, and already there’s a lively online conversation about which aspects of the plan should developed first.
Across metro Atlanta, new home development proposals are being presented to government planning and zoning commissions.
The nation’s population is becoming older and more diverse, according to a recent Census report. The only cohort that reported more deaths than births from July 2016 to July 2017 was non-Hispanic whites.
What happens when you build housing around transit, but it’s not affordable to the people who ride transit the most?
A little-known program connecting sick people with public transit got a standing ovation from Grady Hospital and MARTA leaders.
Thanks to key legislation adopted earlier this year, Gwinnett County officials now have the option of calling a referendum on local transit expansion as early as this fall.