CHNA General Body Meeting & 2018 Board Elections- Nov 20th

Posted by on Nov 16, 2017 in News |

CHNA General Body meeting is November 20th,  7pm at No Mas! Cantina, 180 Walker St SW.  The social will follow at Adios Cafe downstairs. 

Elections for the 2018 CHNA Board will take place at this meeting. Candidates must be dues paid and have attended 3 meetings in the past 12 months (November meeting included). If you have questions or would like to nominate someone, email the nominations committee at nominations@castleberryhill.org.

If you haven’t joined CHNA visit the Membership page to support your neighborhood. Membership is open to all residents (18 years or older) living within the neighborhood boundaries.  Individual membership is $25.00 and you can pay via check or PayPal. Businesses currently pay $100 and  secures you a spot on the Art Stroll Maps. If you’d like to get involved and stay up to date on community happenings, be sure to attend.  View minutes and agendas here.

We hope to see you at the meeting and social!

 

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GA Dome Implosion – Monday, Nov 20th, 7:30am

Posted by on Nov 16, 2017 in News |

The GA Dome implosion is scheduled for Monday, Nov 20th, 7:30am.  Road closings will begin at 5:30am on Nov 20th and are expected to reopen by 11am.

Road closures:
– Andrew Young International Blvd from Philips Drive to Centennial Pkwy NW
– Phillips Drive from Centennial Pkwy NW to Andrew Young International Blvd NW
– Magnum St NW from MLK Jr Drive to Marietta St NW
– Northside Drive from MLK Drive NW to Joseph E Boone Blvd NW
– Maple St NW from MLK Drive NW to Northside Drive NW
– Electric Ave NW from Maple St NW to Spencer St NW
– Postell Street NW from Maple St NW to Rhodes St NW
– Rhodes St NW from Electric Ave NW to Northside Drive NW
– Magnolia St NW from Electric St NW to Northside Drive NW
– Thurmond St NW from Electric Ave NW to Northside Drive NW

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“Quick Fixes” to the City of Atlanta Zoning Ordinance

Posted by on Nov 16, 2017 in News |

The City of Atlanta Department of City Planning invite you to participate in the following opportunities to align our zoning regulations more closely to the Atlanta City Design. The Atlanta Zoning Ordinance Update “Quick Fixes” is a project conducted by the Office of Zoning and Development to make a series of improvements to the current Zoning Ordinance.

The Open House will share the first phase of proposed changes to the Zoning Ordinance and receive input from the community. The next session is Wednesday, November 15th at Atlanta City Studio, 2311 Cascade Road SW, 2:00pm- 6:00pm

For more information contact info@canvasplanninggroup.com or visit www.zoningatl.com

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Castleberry Hill Art Stroll, Nov 10th, 7pm-10pm

Posted by on Nov 10, 2017 in News |

The Neighborhood comes alive tonight! Join us for the Castleberry Hill Second Friday Art Stroll! We’ve got some really special events lined up for this weekend’s Art Stroll. It’s gonna be a BIG ONE!!
There will be more galleries open with more brand spanking new shows then we’ve had IN YEARS. 

The 2nd Friday of every month, the Castleberry Hill Art Stroll is held throughout the neighborhood! It is a self-guided tour and is completely FREE of charge! New info is posted here as it becomes available and info sheets/maps will be posted the week of the event and available at 180 Walker St SW in front of Bottle Rocket the night of the Stroll. For the latest Art Stroll Event Info check out the Facebook page and follow castleberryhill on IG.

 

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16th Annual CH Chili Cook-off

Posted by on Nov 10, 2017 in Fundraiser, News |

Saturday, November 11, 2017 | 2-5PM

Festivities Begin @ 2:00 p.m.

Judging and Band begin @ 3:00 p.m.

Event Address: Lot Across from Fire Station #1 @ 51 Elliott St SW, Atlanta, GA 30313

Contact us: social@castleberryhill.org

DEADLINE FOR ENTRY IS NOVEMBER 4- NO EXCEPTIONS

REGISTER NOW

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Filming Notifications, Nov 10th

Posted by on Nov 10, 2017 in News |

 
Friday, Nov 10th, 2-7pm – Black Lightning TV show filming at Iridium on Nelson Street and 300 block
Parking lane closures from 8am-8pm, ITC (intermittent traffic control) as needed 2-7pm
Contact Tom Parris at 770-808-4000 or Jason Sargis at 910-540-2541 with issues/concerns
 
  
Friday, Nov 10th, Scream Season 3 filming at City of Ink on Peters Street
Parking lane closures from 5pm-8am, ITC (intermittent traffic control) as needed. Please note that due to the street closure on Walker Street, filming has moved from Walker Street to Trenholm. Contact Robert Basha, 843-708-1130 or 470-237-3330 with any issues or concerns.
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Early Voting Continues through Nov 3rd

Posted by on Oct 27, 2017 in News |

Early voting continues weekdays through Nov 3rd from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Weekend voting is Oct 28 from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Oct 29 from noon to 5p.m.  View early voting locations here

Atlanta residents will choose a new mayor, city council, and school board. To find your polling location and a sample ballot, visit the My Voter page. Election day is November 7th.

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Castleberry Hill Halloween Party, Oct 28th

Posted by on Oct 27, 2017 in News |

Castleberry Hill Neighborhood Association is hosing a SPOOKTACULAR Kid-Friendly Party at Bottle Rocket beginning at 3:00 p.m. We’ll start the fun by carving and decorating pumpkins while enjoying a movie on the big screen!  The Florida vs. Georgia game will also be on. From 4pm-5pm everyone can participate in Halloween games and activities.  All neighbors and businesses are invited to bring your treats during this time.  At 5:30pm we’ll head next door to Poco Mas for some Mexican treats.  So break out your best costume (or not) and join us this Saturday!

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Woodruff Park Happy Hour Celebration on November 2nd

Posted by on Oct 26, 2017 in News |

Southwest Airlines Makes Woodruff Park Smile
It’s time to celebrate!

 

Central Atlanta Progress, Southwest Airlines, and Project for Public Spaces will gather on Thursday, November 2 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. to celebrate the launch of Woodruff Park’s newest amenities at a Happy Hour event.

Thanks to the Southwest Airlines Heart of the Community program, the park now offers a mobile game cart, new furniture and landscaping features, and reinvigorated seasonal programming – all for the Downtown Atlanta community to enjoy.

This family-friendly event will feature guest remarks from A.J. Robinson, President of CAP/ADID, and other special guests. Remarks will begin at 5:15 p.m., followed by a complimentary refreshments and light bites reception in the park’s gazebo. All are welcome to enjoy the Game Cart’s inventory of board and lawn games, in addition to the live music and photo booth that will be onsite.

Registration for this event is required for the food and beverage portion of the reception. RSVP HERE

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All Star Run – Saturday, November 4th

Posted by on Oct 26, 2017 in News |

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta will be hosting the All Star Run (formerly Strong Legs Run) on Saturday, November 4th, 2017 at Georgia State Stadium – Green Parking Lot. This has been an annual event at Turner Field, now Georgia State Stadium for more than 10 years, and an annual event in Atlanta for more than 30 years. It is just being rebranded to change with the times.

The event is a fund raiser for the Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and they anticipate a crowd of 2,500 to 3,000 runners and walkers.

The event will begin and end at Georgia State Stadium’s Green Parking Lot, with the 5K starting at 9:00am, and the 2K / 1 mile at 10:15am. Each race is a loop through the surrounding area and downtown Atlanta. The description of each route is attached. The last finishers will complete the 2K route no later than 11:00am. During the run/walk, roads along the race routes will remain open to traffic. Off-duty Atlanta Police officers will direct traffic at all intersections along the route. They will hold traffic or detour traffic as necessary to insure the safety of the participants.

If you are interested in participating, sign up here.

Notification | Road&Lane Closures | 2K Route| 5K Route| Route Description

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Mayoral Forum Oct 21st – Register Now!

Posted by on Oct 20, 2017 in News |

This Saturday: Historic Westside Mayoral Forum
October 21, 2017
10 a.m. – Noon | The Gathering Spot

Westside Future Fund – in partnership with Ashview Heights Community Association, AUC Neighborhood Association, Booker T. Washington Community Association, English Avenue Neighborhood Association and Vine City Civic Association – invites you to attend the Historic Westside Mayoral Forum.

WABE FM’s Rose Scott will moderate the forum as our 2017 Atlanta Mayoral Candidates discuss topics impacting Historic Westside communities, such as affordable housing, resident retention, safety and security, cradle-to-career education and health and wellness.

Refreshments will be provided.For more on the 2017 Atlanta Mayoral Candidates, click here.  RSVP For The Event

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