Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms was on hand yesterday at the groundbreaking for the Westside Park at Bellwood Quarry, that once completed will be the city’s largest park and anchor redevelopment on the city’s western half. A two billion-gallon reservoir filling Bellwood Quarry will be the park’s biggest landmark, and hundreds of millions of dollars worth of developments are already being planned around it. Bringing both green space and investment to Atlanta’s Westside, the new park’s boat is RISING…
There are more electric scooters than ever on city streets, and lawmakers are getting fed up. The City of Alpharetta recently banned e-scooters, and the City of Atlanta is considering legislation cracking down on them, and has directed police officers to more strictly enforce violations. The scooters certainly have their benefits, but without regulation they have become something of a public nuisance, not to mention a danger when ridden on sidewalks and busy streets. As legislators across the Atlanta Metro ponder their future, e-scooter companies are DRIFTING…
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