MARTA Facility to Feature Upper Westside Community Mural

MARTA Facility to Feature Upper Westside Community Mural

The Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority (MARTA) public art program Artbound, along with the Upper Westside Community Improvement District (CID), are partnering with local mural organization Living Walls to commission a mural at MARTA’s Brady Mobility Facility. “Art in all its forms can be inspiring and restorative,” said MARTA Director of Art in Transit Katherine […]

20 Resolutions for 2020

2020 isn’t just a new year; it’s an exciting new decade! There is already so much to do, see, and eat here and so many great projects in the works that we came up with 20 things that should be on your to-do list in 2020. Be sure to follow us on social and join […]

Building a Sustainable City

History was made last month with the completion of the Kendeda Building for Innovative Sustainable Design. Located at the intersection of Ferst Drive and State Street on Georgia Tech’s campus, this building was designed to harmonize design with nature and its environment. Through cutting edge design and thoughtful construction practices the Kendeda building will over […]

Park(ing) Day

  The Upper Westside Community Improvement District in collaboration with Studio Architects is participating in PARK(ing) Day, a global event that occurs annually in September, aimed at reclaiming on-street parking spaces by temporarily transforming them into exciting and imaginative park spaces or “parklets”. This annual, worldwide exercise taking place in over 160 cities is meant […]

Upper Westside CID Developer Profile: Star Metals Update

By now, you’ve seen the branded Star Metals cranes reaching high into the Upper Westside sky. Star Metals developments unite office and residential life seamlessly while maintaining the area’s authentic character and highlighting its history. Inspired by neighbors like Georgia Institute of Technology, the development appeals to tech-savvy young professionals and employees alike. The Star […]