Georgia didn’t catch the TIGER by the tail this year.
The popular grant program, which in past years has been used to fund the Atlanta Streetcar and pay for part of the Beltline’s buildout, skipped over Georgia this year. 260 more words
A few weeks ago, my wife and I sent the kids to their grandparents’ house and spent a weekend treating Atlanta like tourists. The experience was made all the more authentic by our hotel’s $30-per-night parking fee: Rather than shell out $60, we left the car at home. 531 more words
Lately, a lot of people have been asking me about my experience with the Atlanta Streetcar and how it has been performing. Quite frankly, I’m getting tired of defending its existence as much as I get questions about its usefulness, but since I am a likely candidate to testify the half year that the streetcar has been in operation, I figure that I would spill how I truly feel about it. 518 more words