Castleberry Hill Parking Meeting, July 19th, 7pm @ RCIE

Posted by on Jul 18, 2018 in News |

As the City of Atlanta plans on implementing parking meters as a proposed parking solution throughout Atlanta, we have engaged the powers that be in an ongoing dialogue to address the needs of Castleberry Hill as a Neighborhood. CHNA will host a second parking meeting regarding the implementation of parking meters with Atl Plus on Thursday, July 19th, at 7pm at the Russell Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, 504 Fair Street SW.

ATL Plus, Council Winslow’s Chief of Staff and APD will be in attendance to address concerns and answer questions. If you’re a business owner in the neighborhood, or if you’re a resident of Castleberry Hill please join us. THIS is where your participation counts, and your voice is heard.

Mark Williams, Public Safety Chair, has an updated document with all the requests and concerns put forth by the neighborhood.

View the document here.

Dona Mathews, CHNA Economic Development Chair, will be going LIVE on Facebook throughout the meeting so those who cannot attend can at least review footage after the meeting. There will be an additional parking meeting in August.

We look forward to having you join us. 

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CHNA General Meeting, July 16th, 7pm

Posted by on Jul 15, 2018 in News |

CHNA General Body meeting is July 16th at 7pm.  The meeting will be held at 249 Peters Street SW and the social will follow at No Mas! Cantina, 180 Walker Street SW.

If you’d like to get involved and stay up to date on community happenings, be sure to attend.  View minutes and agendas here.

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.

We hope to see you at the meeting and social!

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Parking Restriction Notification for Bradberry Street, Effective July 16th

Posted by on Jul 7, 2018 in News |

Starting July 16th, parking is restricted on Bradberry Streeet SW. Please see the notice below from Public Works.

NOTICE OF PARKING RESTRICTION ENFORCEMENT

Sec. 150-92. Parking on narrow streets. Signs indicating no parking upon any street may be erected when the width of the roadway does not exceed 20 feet or upon one side of a street as indicated by these signs when the width of the roadway does not exceed 30 feet. And per petition received from residents of Bradberry Street, SW to prohibit parking on both sides of the street.

Effective Monday, July 16, 2018 parking will be restricted along both sides of Bradberry Street, SW between Fair Street, SW and Haynes Street, SW. This restriction is an effort to provide safe passage and accessibility for residents as well as for emergency vehicles. The City of Atlanta Department of Public Works will install “No Parking Tow Away” signs along the east side of the street and any necessary additional signs along the west side of the street where parking is already prohibited.”

If you have any questions or concerns email info@castleberryhill.org or contact Michael Frierson in the Dept of Public Works:

Michael Frierson, Public Relations Manager, Department of Public Works
55 Trinity Avenue, SW, Suite 4500 Atlanta, GA, 30303-0394
mfrierson@atlantaga.gov | Office: (404) 546-6254 | E-fax: (404) 739-4764

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Call for Artists: Broad & Poplar Crosswalk Design, Deadline July 27th

Posted by on Jul 2, 2018 in News |

The City of Atlanta Department of City Planning, in collaboration with CAP/ADID and FlatironCity, have a vision for the revitalization of Downtown Atlanta and are working to bring it to fruition. One of the initial projects was the Broad Street Plaza, installed between Luckie and Poplar Streets. The Department of City Planning now seeks proposals from local and regional professional artists to design the crosswalk located at Broad and Poplar Streets SW. The selected artist will work with a vendor who will paint the design on the pavement.

Designs submitted for the Broad and Poplar Streets intersection should be impactful and reflect the spirit of downtown Atlanta. Deadline: July 27

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Celebrate the Fourth of July in Downtown

Posted by on Jul 2, 2018 in News |

The Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA) is moving its annual family-friendly, free Fourth of July Celebration and fireworks show to International Plaza, the green space and surrounding areas between the Georgia World Congress Center, Mercedes-Benz Stadium and Philips Arena. The change in venue is due to ongoing renovations of Centennial Olympic Park.

The headliner is chart-topping R&B quartet After 7, best known for the hits “Ready or Not” and “Can’t Stop,” performing with JFly and Friends.

Other artists joining the celebration include:

Just outside of Downtown, Ponce City Market and the Old Fourth Ward Business Association will host Fireworks in the Fourth at Historic Fourth Ward Park, also free, family-friendly, and open to the public.

Be sure to plan your downtown commute by viewing the surrounding road closures here.

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CHNA General Body Meeting, June 18th, 7pm

Posted by on Jun 11, 2018 in News |

CHNA General Body meeting is June 18th at 7pm.  The meeting will be held at Atlanta Movie Tours, 327 Nelson Street SW, and the social will follow at Smoke Ring, 309 Nelson Street SW.

If you’d like to get involved and stay up to date on community happenings, be sure to attend.  View minutes and agendas here.

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.

We hope to see you at the meeting and social!

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CHNA General Body Meeting, May 21st, 7pm

Posted by on May 18, 2018 in News |

CHNA General Body meeting is May 21st at 7pm.  The meeting will be held at the Russell Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, 504 Fair St SW, and the social will follow at Bottle Rocket, 180 Walker St SW.  

If you’d like to get involved and stay up to date on community happenings, be sure to attend.  View minutes and agendas here.

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.

We hope to see you at the meeting and social!

 

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CFC Blended Burger Battle, May 14th

Posted by on May 6, 2018 in Fundraiser, News |

Tickets On Sale Now

CULINARY FIGHT CLUB | Blended Burger Battle
Monday May 14, 2018 – 6:00 PM AT No Mas Cantina, 180 Walker ST SW

6:10 P.M. KICK OFF FOLLOWED BY
45 SECOND PANTRY RUN
60 MINUTE SEAFOOD COOK OFF
JUDGES CHOICE COMPETITION
CROWD TASTING
TASTERS CHOICE JUDGING
AWARD CEREMONY

 

Purchase Fight Club Member Discount Tickets HERE

YOUR TICKET GETS YOU INTO THE EVENT –
BEER, BITES & A BALLOT TO VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE BURGER OF THE EVENING
(1 hour of sponsored beer-light bites from No Mas Cantina-tasting of the competitors dishes)

COME OUT AND SUPPORT FIGHT2FEED.ORG as they lay ground work to get started in Charlotte. Keep up to date on everything ABOUT MAY 14 by following the FACEBOOK EVENT PAGEThey WILL BEGIN ANNOUNCING JUDGES & COMPETITORS SOON!

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Full Street Closure Notice: Courtland Street Bridge Construction Project

Posted by on May 5, 2018 in News |

 

Beginning on May 7, 2018, a full street closure of Courtland St, SE, between Gilmer Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Drive will be in effect for the Courtland Street bridge replacement.

This closure will be in effect for 180 days.

The following detour route will be posted to re-direct vehicular traffic around the affected area:

Westbound Edgewood Avenue
Left onto Pryor Street
Left onto Mitchell Street
Right onto Courtland Street

Southbound Courtland Street
Straight (south) onto Courtland Street
Left onto Gilmer Street
Right onto Jesse Hill Junior Drive
Right onto Martin Luther King Junior Drive
Left onto Courtland Street

To learn more about the Courtland Street Accelerated Bridge Construction Project, visit the project website. You can view and print the project fact sheet here.

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Atlanta Streets Alive Westside Community Information Session, May 7th

Posted by on May 5, 2018 in News |

Atlanta Bicycle Coalition staff will share an overview of Atlanta Streets Alive, the objectives of this Open Streets initiative, details of this particular route, and how your neighbors, community organization, business and you can help create an active, engaging and memorable street experience.
 
Come get all the details in preparation for the upcoming Atlanta Streets Alive event on Sunday, June 10th. During the event a 3.6-mile stretch of street from Downtown to Underwood Hills is opened to people on foot and bike, and closed to motorized traffic (except for intersections where cars will be free to cross.)

They’ll equip you with tools to get your community or organization involved, including flyers, posters and other helpful materials. Plus, you’ll have a chance to brainstorm ideas and spark collaboration with each other.

Food and beverages will be provided. RSVP online.

Where: M Street Apartments, 950 Marietta St NW, Atlanta, 30318 

When: Monday, May 7, 5:30-7:00 p.m.

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CHNA General Meeting, April 16th, 7pm

Posted by on Apr 16, 2018 in News |

CHNA General Body meeting is April 16th,  7pm at Atlanta Movie Tours, 327 Nelson St SW.  The social will follow at Jutox Juice Bar and Wellness Center, 239 Walker St SW, Suite A.  Jutox will have samples of delicious clean eats, juices and smoothies and also offer complimentary foot detox and sauna services.

If you’d like to get involved and stay up to date on community happenings, be sure to attend.  View minutes and agendas here.

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.

We hope to see you at the meeting and social!

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