Mayoral Candidates Discuss the Future of Atlanta and the Upper Westside

Mayoral Candidates Discuss the Future of Atlanta and the Upper Westside

Mayoral Candidates Discuss the Future of Atlanta and the Upper Westside Mayoral candidates Antonio Brown, Andre Dickens, Sharon Gay, Felicia Moore and Kasim Reed each shared their vision for Atlanta, should they become the city’s next mayor, last Wednesday night at The Works. Lisa Rayam, anchor and producer of  WABE’s Morning Edition, moderated the event. […]

Atlanta is Buzzing about Blandtown Banners

Atlanta is Buzzing about Blandtown Banners

Perhaps you’ve seen coverage of Gregor Turk’s Blandtown banners in the AJC, Saporta Report, or WABE. With the support of the Upper Westside Improvement District and the Blandtown Neighborhood Association, along with an NPU grant from the Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs, Turk created 25 banners which hang along the Atlanta Watershed Reservoir fence along […]

From Peach Bowl Speedway to Public Art: MARTA’s Brady Facility

From Peach Bowl Speedway to Public Art: MARTA’s Brady Facility

Many Westsiders drive by MARTA’s Brady Facility for Mobility every day, never noticing the many buses coming and going from behind a plain concrete wall along Brady Avenue. But aside from a fleet of buses and hundreds of workers, the site is also home to a particularly fun chapter in Atlanta’s history—a chapter that  artists […]