This summer has been sizzling, with too little rain to break the heat. Most of North Georgia has been dry this spring and summer. We don’t know how long the current dry conditions may persist, so it’s important for all of us to use water wisely.
Can public art improve and enliven the experience of transit riders in Atlanta? That's the goal of MARTA's En Route project. Atlanta artist Fahamu Pecou's striking mural at the King Memorial MARTA station is the first completed mural in the project. It was created with the help of funds from the Atlanta Regional Public Art Program.
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is arguably the region’s biggest economic asset. Recognizing the economic potential of the area surrounding the airport, the Aerotropolis Atlanta Alliance recently adopted a roadmap for the area's future growth and development. What should you know about this blueprint for the future of Aerotropolis Atlanta?
The New England Journal of Medicine says the majority of older adults are engaged in intimate relationships yet many older adults don’t like talking about sex, even with their doctor. To promote a healthy approach to sexual activity and help reduce the occurrence of STIs among older adult populations, Atlanta Regional Commission volunteers are now teaching a “Healthy Sexuality as We Age” class.
For years, the low cost of living in Atlanta and other Sun Belt cities has been one of the factors that encouraged people from around the country to move south. Is Atlanta still an affordable city?