Stop! In the Name of Safety

Stop! In the Name of Safety

Here’s a big shout-out to the Underwood Hills Neighborhood Association, which has successfully marshalled our city’s government resources with help from Atlanta Department of Transportation Commissioner Josh Rowan, as well as City Council members Andre Dickens and Dustin Hillis, to make the Upper Westside a bit safer for both drivers and pedestrians. The intersection of […]

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 […]

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 […]