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MARTA helps attract another Fortune 500 company to Perimeter Center

MARTA helps attract another Fortune 500 company to Perimeter Center

Perimeter Center’s MARTA train service has helped attract another Fortune 500 company. WestRock, a multinational paper and packaging corporation, this month announced the relocation of its headquarters from Norcross to…

Atlanta Transportation Plan meeting scheduled for Feb. 21

Atlanta Transportation Plan meeting scheduled for Feb. 21

A public input meeting for Atlanta’s new transportation plan will be held at the Atlanta International School in Buckhead on Feb. 21. Technically an update of an existing citywide transportation…

Brookhaven affordable housing task force to issue recommendations

Brookhaven affordable housing task force to issue recommendations

Brookhaven’s Affordable Housing Task Force wants to present its recommendations to City Council by April on how to ensure residential units and homes for working class residents and people living…

Bookseller: We’re charging correct Sandy Springs sales tax

Bookseller: We’re charging correct Sandy Springs sales tax

Bas Bleu, an online bookseller, was among the businesses that recently appeared to confirm the city of Sandy Springs’ concern that an incorrect sales tax—Atlanta’s 8 percent instead of the…

Commentary: For traffic solutions, looking to Dallas, which once looked to us

Commentary: For traffic solutions, looking to Dallas, which once looked to us

In 1996, a delegation from Dallas came to Atlanta in search of transportation solutions. After all, metro Atlanta was the transportation hub of the South. Founded as a railroad center,…

New ‘Perimeter Progressives’ political group debuts Feb. 28

New ‘Perimeter Progressives’ political group debuts Feb. 28

Perimeter Progressives, a new political group formed in response to President Trump’s election, will hold its first meeting Feb. 28 in Dunwoody. The group has a left-wing name and support…

Dunwoody ‘Coffee with a Cop’ set for Feb. 21

Dunwoody ‘Coffee with a Cop’ set for Feb. 21

Do you have questions about crime or police outreach? Bring them to “Coffee with a Cop” hosted by the the Dunwoody Police Department on Tuesday, Feb. 21, from 8 a.m.…

Metro Atlanta Mexican consulate office confirms 21 ICE arrests in area cities

Metro Atlanta Mexican consulate office confirms 21 ICE arrests in area cities

The metro Atlanta Mexican consulate office has confirmed 21 arrests of Mexican nationals living in Brookhaven, Norcross, Savannah, Moultrie, Duluth and Augusta in recent days by Immigration and Customs Enforcement…

Brookhaven Police receive CVS grant for drug collection unit

Brookhaven Police receive CVS grant for drug collection unit

The Brookhaven Police Department has received a grant for a drug collection unit as part of CVS’s Health’s Medication Disposal for Safer Communities Program, according to a city press release.…

National Park Service approves transfer of back portion of Brookhaven Park to city

National Park Service approves transfer of back portion of Brookhaven Park to city

The National Park Service has approved the transfer of the back portion of Brookhaven Park to the city, but DeKalb County must again review the details before the deal is…