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Colorful crosswalk art proposed near Buckhead’s PATH400

Colorful crosswalk art proposed near Buckhead’s PATH400

Colorful murals of flowers, fish and other designs could replace standard crosswalks along Adina Drive in proposals by Livable Buckhead. The idea for the on-street art is to draw interest,…

Massell joins skeptics of BCID’s role in park over Ga. 400

Massell joins skeptics of BCID’s role in park over Ga. 400

The Buckhead Coalition’s influential president is joining skeptics of the financing and planning for a proposed park capping Ga. 400 and has declined an invitation to sit on its steering…

Norwood, Republicans dominate Buckhead vote

Norwood, Republicans dominate Buckhead vote

Mayoral candidate Mary Norwood and Republican candidates in other partisan races dominated Buckhead in the Nov. 7 election. The busy Nov. 7 election day included the nonpartisan race for Atlanta…

Disabled residents encouraged by Buckhead sidewalk repairs

Disabled residents encouraged by Buckhead sidewalk repairs

After months of making repair requests, disabled residents are now encouraged by the work being done to fix sidewalks along Peachtree Road. There are still many damaged areas, but residents…

Fulton Commissioner Morris discusses property taxes at Buckhead Council

Fulton Commissioner Morris discusses property taxes at Buckhead Council

Fulton County residents’ property taxes will remain high next year and providing relief rests mostly on the shoulders’ of local state senators and representatives, Fulton County Commissioner Lee Morris said…

Atlanta mayoral election headed to runoff; council seats decided

Atlanta mayoral election headed to runoff; council seats decided

The Atlanta mayoral election will head to a runoff between Keisha Lance Bottoms and Mary Norwood. Bottoms and Norwood, both members of Atlanta City Council, had received the top two…

Local schools receive mixed results on state scores

Local schools receive mixed results on state scores

The state’s scores for public schools were released Nov. 2, and local schools received mixed results. The College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI) is done by the Georgia Department of…

Judge rules Fulton County can collect property taxes

Judge rules Fulton County can collect property taxes

A judge ruled Nov. 3 that Fulton County can begin collecting property taxes, which Fulton had been unable to after the state Department of Revenue rejected the tax digest. The…

Atlanta City Council, mayoral contenders report campaign money

Atlanta City Council, mayoral contenders report campaign money

City Council and mayor candidates have filed their last campaign contribution reports before the Nov. 7 election. Five major mayoral candidates have reported raising over $1 million. All but one…

Tax digest rejection may force APS to furlough employees

Tax digest rejection may force APS to furlough employees

Atlanta Public Schools is forming a contingency plan to deal with cash flow problems if the court does not grant Fulton County, the Fulton County School District and APS permission…