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Community Survey: What is your local school’s biggest challenge?

Community Survey: What is your local school’s biggest challenge?

It’s about the money. When we asked participants in our 1Q.com survey to identify the greatest challenge facing their local grade schools in the coming year, nearly 40 percent cited…

Hill cites education, transportation in governor’s race

Hill cites education, transportation in governor’s race

Hunter Hill says he’s giving up his local state Senate seat for a Governor’s Office campaign to focus on two issues: education and transportation. Hill, a Republican whose District 6…

Buckhead master plan is released; suggests traffic, housing fixes

Buckhead master plan is released; suggests traffic, housing fixes

After nine months of work, the master plan for Buckhead’s commercial core has been released. It proposes “Six Big Ideas”: projects and studies that especially target the neighborhood’s problems with…

Mayoral candidates must court Buckhead, observers say

Mayoral candidates must court Buckhead, observers say

As the Atlanta mayoral election draws closer, political experts and former mayors believe Buckhead’s status as a business community and boldness in making demands means the community will play an…

Cities get thousands of false alarms each year

Cities get thousands of false alarms each year

Public safety officials in Sandy Springs, Brookhaven, Dunwoody and Atlanta have struggled with how to reduce the thousands of false alarms the cities receive. Of those cities, all but Brookhaven…

Transform 285/400 traffic impacts through Aug. 10

Transform 285/400 traffic impacts through Aug. 10

The Georgia Department of Transportation has announced the latest round of lane closures and other traffic changes for Transform 285/400, its massive project to reconstruct the I-285/Ga. 400 interchange. The…

Shepherd Center, Office of Highway Safety launch safe driving app

Shepherd Center, Office of Highway Safety launch safe driving app

The Georgia Governor’s Office of Highway Safety and the Shepherd Center in Buckhead have launched a free app that aims to teach teenagers safe driving practices. The Shepherd Center partnered with…

MARTA altering two Buckhead bus routes

MARTA altering two Buckhead bus routes

Changes to two Buckhead area MARTA bus routes will take effect Aug. 5. On Route 12, which runs along Howell Mill Road and Northside Parkway, the bus will no longer…

Atlanta launches new court website

Atlanta launches new court website

The city of Atlanta for the third time this year launched a redesign of a city website, this time the Atlanta Municipal Court website. The redesign is similar to the…

Fulton, Atlanta schools to delay dismissal for solar eclipse

Fulton, Atlanta schools to delay dismissal for solar eclipse

Fulton County and Atlanta Public Schools will delay dismissal of students on August 21 so they can be safely dismissed after the solar eclipse. Fulton County will only delay the…