SnobLife Anniversary Event – August 2nd – Road Closure

Posted by on Jul 24, 2014 in News |


Saturday, August 2nd from 12-7pm, SnobLife is celebrating their 1 year anniversary with a carnival themed event on Centennial Olympic Park Drive. They have permitted to close Centennial Olympic Park Dr from Chapel to Nelson St for the event and invite everyone to attend so please plan accordingly.

Click here for the flyer and make sure to share with your buildings.

Suggested detours into the neighborhood would be Northside to Nelson, Spring to Mitchell to Elliott, Spring to Peters.

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National Night Out – August 5th at No Mas! Cantina

Posted by on Jul 24, 2014 in News |



National Night Out is Coming!  Tuesday, August 5, 2014 from 7-9pm at No Mas! Cantina!

We will be having a neighborhood night out on the No Mas! Cantina spur just off the patio to celebrate National Night Out and raise awareness for Public Safety throughout the city and neighborhood! There will be a few snacks, but No Mas! Cantina has generously offered to treat this as a fundraiser for the CHNA so it is a “Public Safety Night Out” and 20% of the proceeds from the food/drink you purchase will be donated to the CHNA, a registered 501(c)3 non-profit.

The first National Night Out took place in 1984.  That first year, 2.5 million Americans took part across 400 communities in 23 states.  National Night Out now involves over 37.8 million people and 16,124 communities from all 50 states, U.S. Territories, Canadian provinces and military bases worldwide.

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Triple Nine Filming Notice- Street Closure Aug 5th

Posted by on Jul 24, 2014 in News |

Triple Nine is scheduled to film August 5, with a August 6 rain date. The production was unable to finish the shoot on July 27 and will be coming back to complete the shoot. There will be a full street closure on Centennial Olympic Park Drive between MLK Jr Dr SW and Andrew Young Int’l Blvd from 5AM until 3PM.  Closure also at south curb lanes on Centennial Olympic Park Dr between Andrew Young Int’l Blvd and Marietta Street from 5AM- 3PM.. Contact Andrew Ullman, with any concerns,, 213-595-6515.

View additional filming info on the CHNA FILMING page.


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Downtown Atlanta Restaurant Week, Aug 9-17

Posted by on Jul 24, 2014 in News |

downtownrestaurantweekDowntown Atlanta Restaurant Week
August 9-17, 2014

The city’s most anticipated dining event returns for its 12th year. During this 9 day event, top chefs from Downtown’s finest restaurants offer diners signature menus at exceptional prices. There will be more than 30 restaurants participating this year, and the prix-fixe menus will range from $15, $25, or $35 for brunch, lunch and dinner options. Dine local and support our Neighborhood Restaurants, Smoke Ring and No Mas Cantina, who are participating in Restaurant Week! See all participating restaurants HERE!



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Arts, Culture & the Future of Metro Atlanta

Posted by on Jul 24, 2014 in News |

whatdouthink logoATLANTA REGIONAL COMMISSION Art, Culture, Creative Industries….and Regional Planning

How often do you think about the future of your community? Are there things right now that you want to see get better? What about those attributes about your community that you love?

A new regional survey being conducted by the Atlanta Regional Commission (ARC) poses these questions and more to find out exactly what you think is important to ensure that Metro Atlanta remains globally competitive, raises the best workforce possible and continues to be a great place to live.

This is the first of three surveys that ARC will conduct over the course of updating the Regional Plan, set to be adopted in the Spring of 2016. This first Regional Plan survey is available HERE and is open from the beginning of July through the end of September 2014.

Please contact Melissa Roberts, Atlanta Regional Commission with any questions at or 404-463-3272.



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Atlanta’s Finest 5K, Aug 23rd

Posted by on Jul 23, 2014 in News |

Atlantasfinest5KJoin the Atlanta’s Finest 5k as more than 1,200 participants including corporate teams, community and civic leaders, and over 300 Atlanta Police Department (APD) Officers take part in this annual event. Atlanta’s Finest 5k provides entertainment for the whole family, including a Gumshoe Gallop race just for kids. Community members are encouraged to come out and meet the APD Officers, as well as view police gear including the bomb squad, SWAT gear, patrol cars and the Mounted Patrol. 

When:  Saturday, August 23, 2014, 7:30AM until 10:00AM

Where:  Pemberton Place at the World of Coca-Cola, 121 Baker St NW Atlanta, GA 

REGISTER  **Want to know how you and a friend can run for FREE?! Click HERE!**

All proceeds benefit Crime Stoppers Greater Atlanta, a program of the Atlanta Police Foundation that empowers citizens to take a stand against crime in their communities. To learn more about sponsorship of Atlanta’s Finest 5k, please contact Lauren Abbott at or 404-586-0180. 



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ATL 20K Relay & 10K – August 30th

Posted by on Jul 23, 2014 in News |



RunningNerds presents The ATL 20K Relay & 10K
Saturday , August 30th starting at 7am

Atlanta’s Labor Day Weekend Tradition! Get your squad together and run in the 20K Relay (4 Runner/Walker team each completing a 5K Leg or 2 Runner/Walker team each completing a 10K Leg). You can also participate in the road race as a 10K or 20K Runner/Walker!

2014 Race Features: Custom Finishers Medals for Relay, 10K & 20K Participants! Awesome race shirt for each participant! VIP experiences, team gifts, Peachtree qualifiers and much more!

Sponsorship information can be found here.

Registration is now open at all Big Peach Running locations or here.

Neighborhood information and flyer can be found here, including street closure information:
Walker Street/COP between Chapel & Nelson 6am-10:30am;
Residential Traffic ONLY on Walker between Peters & Nelson 7:00am-9:30am

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