News Releases from the Region

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Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Announces Action Plan for Safer Streets Across Atlanta Safety Additions to Over 20 miles of Streets and Tripling the City’s Protected Bike LanesLiving in Metro AtlantaCity of AtlantaSeptember 30, 2019
Community Invited to 3rd Annual Joan P. Garner Walk & Health Fair – Saturday, October 5, 2019Living in Metro AtlantaFulton County GovernmentSeptember 30, 2019
Preview Event Planned for Redevelopment of North Point AreaLiving in Metro AtlantaCity of AlpharettaSeptember 30, 2019
Partnership To Bring Community Center To East AlpharettaLiving in Metro AtlantaCity of AlpharettaSeptember 20, 2019
Art on the Atlanta BeltLine Lantern Parade Returns September 21Living in Metro AtlantaAtlanta BeltLine, Inc.September 20, 2019
Fulton County Commissioners approve air testing servicesLiving in Metro AtlantaFulton CountySeptember 20, 2019
Engage in Aging At Gwinnett’s Upcoming Community ForumLiving in Metro AtlantaGwinnett CountySeptember 11, 2019
Cherokee Office of Economic Development Wins Major Communication Awards at the 2019 SEDC Annual ConferenceLiving in Metro AtlantaCherokee Office of Economic DevelopmentSeptember 11, 2019
Fulton County Wants Citizen Input on Community Development Plan and Fair Housing StudyLiving in Metro AtlantaFulton County GovernmentSeptember 11, 2019
Living Walls, the City Speaks, Unveiling Mural on the Atlanta BeltLine Westside TrailLiving in Metro AtlantaAtlanta BeltLine, Inc.September 4, 2019
City of Atlanta Imposes Nighttime Scooter and E-Bike Ban Citywide No Ride Zone Effective FridayCommuting in Metro AtlantaCity of AtlantaAugust 21, 2019
Alpharetta Residents Invited To Attend Community Input Session For Mid-Broadwell Park DesignCity of AlpharettaAugust 21, 2019
Fulton County Collaborates to Offer Employment, Job Training and EducationWorking in Metro AtlantaFulton CountyAugust 7, 2019
Cobb Young Professionals Names 2019 Next Generation Award WinnersWorking in Metro AtlantaCobb County Chamber of CommerceAugust 7, 2019
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Introduces Legislation Permanently Repealing Department of Planning’s Authorization of New Scooter PermitsCommuting in Metro AtlantaThe City of AtlantaAugust 7, 2019
Living in Metro AtlantaCity of East PointJuly 22, 2019
Upcoming Cobb Young Professionals EventsWorking in Metro AtlantaCobb County Chamber of CommerceJuly 22, 2019
Two New Projects Move Big Creek Water Plant Closer to CompletionLiving in Metro AtlantaFulton County GovernmentJuly 22, 2019
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Announces Plan to Restructure Federal Grants Management to be Centralized Under One OfficeLiving in Metro AtlantaCity of AtlantaJuly 22, 2019
Rockdale County to Host Inaugural Food Truck and Artisans’ FestivalLiving in Metro AtlantaRockdale CountyJuly 22, 2019
GDOT Looking For Input On Future Scenic Highway Widening ProjectCity of SnellvilleJuly 15, 2019
Amazon to Build New Fulfillment Center, Create 1,000 Jobs in Gwinnett CountyPartnership GwinnettJuly 15, 2019
Roswell Cultural Arts Center Announces New Family Concert SeriesThe City of RoswellJuly 15, 2019
Fulton County Commissioners Proceed with “Single-Use Plastics” ReductionFulton CountyJuly 15, 2019
COED Launches Team-Based Entrepreneur Mentoring ProgramCherokee Office of Economic DevelopmentJuly 3, 2019
Public Meeting: University Avenue/Avon AvenueCommuting in Metro AtlantaAtlanta BeltLineNovember 27, 2018
Relief Coming To Windward Parkway InterchangeCommuting in Metro AtlantaCity of AlpharettaNovember 27, 2018
Georgia Department of Transportation Holds Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Diverging Diamond InterchangeCommuting in Metro AtlantaGDOTAugust 27, 2018
ARC Board Approves Regional Bike-Ped Safety Plan to Help Local Governments Reduce Serious Injuries and FatalitiesCommuting in Metro AtlantaAtlanta Regional CommissionAugust 23, 2018
Metro Atlanta Experiences Second-Highest Growth Since Great Recession, Adds 75,800 Residents in Past YearLiving in Metro AtlantaAtlanta Regional CommissionAugust 23, 2018
Michael B. Nation Named Chief Judge of Conyers Municipal CourtLiving in Metro AtlantaConyersAugust 16, 2018
Stradis Healthcare Secures Training Dollars from Atlanta Regional CommissionWorking in Metro AtlantaPartnership GwinnettAugust 16, 2018
Phase II of Portman Holdings AnnouncedLiving in Metro AtlantaMidtown AtlantaAugust 16, 2018
City of Marietta’s Community Development Division receives HUD CDBG Grant of $519,893Living in Metro AtlantaMariettaAugust 15, 2018
Fulton County Commissioners Approve $44.2M Contract for Central Library RenovationsLiving in Metro AtlantaFulton CountyAugust 15, 2018
Rockdale County to Receive Reimbursement for Storm Cleanup EffortsLiving in Metro AtlantaRockdale CountyAugust 14, 2018
Douglas County Community Strategic Plan Unveiling Set for August 22ndLiving in Metro AtlantaDouglas CountyAugust 13, 2018
Metro Atlanta Chamber Announces Finalists In 2018 Atlanta E3 AwardsLiving in Metro AtlantaMetro Atlanta ChamberAugust 10, 2018
New Coding School Opening in Peachtree CornersLiving in Metro AtlantaPeachtree CornersAugust 10, 2018
Fall Vegetable Gardening WorkshopAlpharettaAugust 10, 2018
Clyde Higgs Named Interim CEO of Atlanta BeltLine, Inc.Atlanta BeltLineAugust 10, 2018
Hazardous clutter accepted at Gwinnett’s household hazardous waste eventLiving in Metro AtlantaGwinnett CountyAugust 10, 2018
Save the Date: HOA Boot CampHenry CountyAugust 10, 2018
Jonesboro Arts & Entertainment DistrictLiving in Metro AtlantaJonesboroAugust 10, 2018
Atlanta BeltLine Housing Working Group Releases Report on AffordabilityLiving in Metro AtlantaAtlanta BeltLineAugust 10, 2018
Douglas County Board of Commissioners approves grant for fixed bus route systemCommuting in Metro AtlantaDouglas CountyAugust 8, 2018
Camp Creek Marketplace Roundabout OpenCommuting in Metro AtlantaThe City of East Point August 7, 2018
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms and Atlanta BeltLine, Inc. Announce Purchase of Westside Corridor PropertyCommuting in Metro Atlanta, Living in Metro AtlantaAtlanta BeltlineAugust 6, 2018
Snellville police receive decision-based drivers’ training for officersLiving in Metro AtlantaCity of SnellvilleAugust 2, 2018
Countywide 2-1-1 Infoline Takes Over 600 Calls in First YearLiving in Metro AtlantaDeKalb Chamber of CommerceAugust 2, 2018
Art on the Atlanta BeltLine presents Family Paint Day on August 4, 2018Living in Metro AtlantaAtlanta BeltlineJuly 31, 2018
Thyssenkrupp Elevator Announces North American Headquarters To Locate In Cobb CountyWorking in Metro AtlantaSelect CobbJuly 30, 2018
Hausmann Appointed as Vice Chairman of National Transit SubcommitteeCommuting in Metro AtlantaFulton CountyJuly 30, 2018
DeKalb Receives Lifesaving Opioid Antidote KitsLiving in Metro AtlantaDeKalb CountyJuly 30, 2018
Ride Sharing Services Continue for Fulton County SeniorsCommuting in Metro AtlantaFulton County GovernmentJuly 23, 2018
Proposed Millage Rate Public HearingsLiving in Metro AtlantaRockdale CountyJuly 11, 2018
City of Sandy Springs to Host Visioning Session for Redevelopment of Northern End of CityLiving in Metro AtlantaCity of Sandy SpringsJuly 10, 2018
DeKalb Approves FY18 Midyear BudgetWorking in Metro AtlantaDeKalb CountyJuly 10, 2018
Mayor Bottoms Leads Groundbreaking for Adair Court Senior Affordable Housing DevelopmentCommuting in Metro AtlantaInvest AtlantaJuly 10, 2018
ATLeaders Talks Impact of Inclusive Transportation in Metro AtlantaCommuting in Metro AtlantaMetro Atlanta ChamberJuly 10, 2018
Gwinnett County, United Way of Greater Atlanta Agree to Tackle HomelessnessLiving in Metro AtlantaGwinnett CountyJune 27, 2018
Zoning Ordinance Rewrite Draft Now Available for ReviewLiving in Metro AtlantaCity of BrookhavenJune 19, 2018