As of Q1 2017 there are a number of large strategic plans and zoning ordinances being discussed, here’s a breakdown and where you can gather more info:

APD Urban Land Use Action Plan for Castleberry Hill – This is our land use plan being funded by the Blank Foundation. There are a number of meetings going on for this, the final are below:
Tues, May 16th, 6:30pm at No Mas – Property Owners & Business Stakeholder Meeting
Wed, May 17th, 1:30pm at No Mas – City Representative & Department Stakeholder Meeting
Thurs, May 18th, 6:30pm at No Mas – HOA/COA/Resident Stakeholder Meeting
Wed, May 24th, 6:30pm at No Mas – Final Public Input Meeting
RSVP here:

Atlanta Arts & Entertainment District: Downtown Atlanta Sign District – This is to establish an area around and abutting the Centennial Olympic Park area where larger LED signs and billboards would be permitted. This extends to the Northern boundary of Castleberry Hill along Mitchell, Mangum and Chapel Streets.

Central Atlanta Progress Downtown Atlanta Master Plan – Master Plan covering all of the Downtown Atlanta area, including Castleberry Hill. Watch CHNA Google calendar & notices and signup on their website to receive notifications about ongoing meetings and focus groups. The plan will be adopted by council and will be the guiding element for development.
Focus Group – Wed, May 3rd, 7pm (check their website)
Consultant Meeting w/ CHNA Exec – Thurs, May 4th, 9:30am
CHNA Update/Exercise – Mon, May 15th, 7pm at CHNA General Meeting & Social at No Mas
Master Plan Open House – Wed, Jun 14th, 11am-8pm at Rialto Center, 80 Forsyth St

District 3 Westside Revive Master Plan – Ivory Young’s District 3 Master Plan. Watch website and signup for additional information on meetings, currently scheduled ones in Castleberry Hill are:
CHNA Workshop at No Mas – Tues, July 18th, 6:30-8:30pm
CHNA Recap Meeting at No Mas – Mon, July 31st, 6:30-8:30pm
Stakeholder Advisory Board Meeting – Wed, May 3rd

General info for businesses in CH:

New businesses looking at opening in Castleberry Hill should check the City of Atlanta website for information on Obtaining a Business License.

Checking in with Invest Atlanta concerning incentives for starting a business in Castleberry Hill would also be advised.

External renovations in keeping with the Landmark Districting Regulations will need to go through UDC – Urban Design Commission.

For more information on permits for street closures, building permits, etc visit the city site:

Those seeking to Obtain a Permit for Liquor License will need to reach out to the APD-LRB License Review Board (404-853-4470) and NPU-M in order to start the process. You will also need to visit the CHNA Exec (1st Monday) and General (3rd Monday) meetings.

Liquor License Process:
*Please note that the proper procedure is to contact the CHNA Exec Board concerning approval by the General Body prior to appearing before NPU-M.

Important Meetings:

  • CHNA Exec Board Meeting is the 1st Monday @ 7:00pm at Location: TBD
  • NPU-M Public Safety Meeting is the 1st Thursday @ 6:30pm at Helene Mills Senior Center, 515 John Wesley Dobbs 30312
  • CHNA General Meeting is the 3rd Monday @ 7:00pm at The Granite Room, 211 Peters St
  • NPU-M General Meeting is the 4th Monday @ 6:30pm at Helene Mills Senior Center, 515 John Wesley Dobbs Ave 30312