Three years ago, I attended a conference hosted by the Livable Communities Coalition, then still a part of the Atlanta Regional Commission. It was a day long affair of presentations and discussions, with one led by famous author and city planner Jeff Speck. My favorite part of the event came towards the end of the […]Read more "Walkabout With PEDS & Amanda Rhein, MARTA’s Director of TOD"
The modern environmental movement is seen as a shadow of its former glory, really bumming out many environ’s. But is it really such a big deal?Read more "Confessions Of An Environmentalist: I Kind Of Hate Earth Day"
You can learn a lot about a place just from sitting and listening to the people on the streets.Read more "A Look At The People Walking By & The Week Ahead"
Could Emory’s WaterHub give some hope to the Drought-stricken Southwest?Read more "At Emory, A Cure For California’s Water Crisis?"
Surprising, right?Read more "Want Transit To Be “Cool?” Follow Atlanta’s Lead."
What happens when planning goes bad? A look at Atlanta’s quaint, kitschy, creepy ruin porn down in Clayton County.Read more "Photo Essay: Olde Towne Morrow"
State transportation funding is a long wait for a train don’t come.Read more "HB 170, Georgia Legislature’s Lackluster Response to Looming Infrastructure Crisis"
What I originally scheduled as just an hour-long interview turned into an afternoon-long adventure in environmental justice, urban agriculture, and gentrification through the West End.Read more "The Roots Run Deep, Down In The West End"
With MARTA coming to Clayton County, how does walkability there compare to Midtown Atlanta’s “walkers’ paradise,” and what does that mean for the future of our suburban cities?Read more "A Stroll In Midtown, A Struggle In Morrow"
How do we tap into a city’s potential?Read more "Activating Atlanta"