“Atlanta is a great city with many wonderful people and an inspiring history. But it must become that shining city on a hill once again. Atlanta has to believe that its reach is beyond its current grasp.”

Old Atlanta vs. New Atlanta

Gentrification is is a topic I spend a lot of time thinking about.  I recently spoke at LEAD Atlanta about gentrification and what is being done in the city to help longtime residents stay in their homes, help neighborhoods retain their character, and also help residents and neighborhoods find new… 

Issue about people – not just profits

To truly tackle this issue, we must take steps now to address local affordable housing needs, view affordable housing as a regional issue and work together as a region on collective impact models that can create lasting, systemic change.

Atlanta City Council Member Andre Dickens Talks about Atlanta’s Affordability Housing Problem at ARC’s State of the Region Breakfast

Atlanta City Council Member Andre Dickens Talks about Atlanta’s Affordability Housing Problem at ARC’s State of the Region Breakfast

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Courtesy of Councilmember Andre Dickens
The New Hands-Free Driving Law Goes Into Effect On July 1st!

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