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  • Filming on Glenn 7/9

    Filming on Glenn 7/9

    July 9th – 5am through 11:30pm   570 Glenn St SW Atlanta, GA N/A Location description 570 Glenn St. SW Atlanta, GA 30312|Humphries|570 Glenn St SW Atlanta, GA 30312|   Shoot description Interior & exterior scenes. Actors walk and talk. There is 1 establishing shot of the exterior of the film location, as well. There […]
  • Filming on Whitehall 6/28 – 6/30

    Filming on Whitehall 6/28 – 6/30

    Here’s another film shoot happening this week, occurring at the intersection of Whitehall, Metropolitan, and Wells. This will include overnight filming . 20th Century Fox will be filming at Pirkle Salvage Yard on Wells St and on Northside Dr. Our work is scheduled to take place on June 29th 7p-7a. We will set up on […]
  • Film Shoot at Collier Metals on Tuesday (6/26)

    Film Shoot at Collier Metals on Tuesday (6/26)

    Next Tuesday (6/26) there will be a film shoot off Windsor at Collier Metals (the railroad boundary between Mechanicsville and Pittsburgh on the south side of the neighborhood). They’ll be blocking off the run of Windsor between Bass and Doane. I’m not sure on the time of day, but they’ve been approved from 5am through […]
  • Whitehall Street Repaving (w/ added Bike Lanes)

    Whitehall Street Repaving (w/ added Bike Lanes)

      Department of Public Works will be adding bicycle lanes along Whitehall Street on the north side of the neighborhood, going from Peachtree/Memorial/Cooper downtown (close to the jail) to where the street turns south and intersects with Ralph David Abernathy. You can fine the proposed repaving plan here: https://www.atlantaga.gov/home/showdocument?id=35516 “The Department of Public Works is designing the […]
  • New MARTA Route and Public Hearings

    New MARTA Route and Public Hearings

    MARTA is hosting a series of public hearings discussing new and updated bus routes across the City of Atlanta. One of these routes, #832, will significantly impact connectivity for the neighborhood. MARTA is also proposing slight changes to Route 49. Below are the locations and times for the upcoming MARTA Public Hearings.This is a great […]
  • Invest Atlanta Providing up to $30K for Home Repairs: Deadline 4/30 + More Resources

    Invest Atlanta Providing up to $30K for Home Repairs: Deadline 4/30 + More Resources

    The deadline for Invest Atlanta’s owner-occupied rehab and repairs program is fast approaching. Amounts from $5k to $30k are available for home repairs, and the loans do not need to be repaid, unless the homeowner sells the property (and then they only need to repay the portion remaining. The deadline is on 4/30 and you can find out […]

Special thanks to our neighbors Charlotte LoPrete and Raquel Jackson, along with the fine folks at Steele Technology Partners.  Without them, this would not have been possible.