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Virginia-Highland Summerfest

Virginia-Highland Summerfest John Howell Park Full details: https://vahi.org/summerfest/ Note: Virginia Avenue closed from Park Drive to North Highland Friday, June 2 Virginia-Highland residents-only event, including parade 6:30 PM – 11:00 PM Saturday, June 3 Road Race 8:00 AM Start in John Howell … Continue reading

A Taste of the Highlands

A Taste of the Highlands John Howell Park May 13 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM Approximate attendance: 999 Note: Northwest lane of Barnett Street will be closed for load-in/load-out on May 13 from 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM

February Financial Report Available

The VHCA February 2017 report of profit and loss is now available. See Current Financial Overview on the Finances page. Continue reading

VHCA Unanimously Votes to Support the Monroe Road Diet

Renew Atlanta extends deadline for comments to March 29. On Monday, March 14th, the VCHA Board unanimously voted to support the Monroe Road Diet and to submit a letter to Renew Atlanta and City Council in support of the Road … Continue reading

San Francisco Roasting Company Hosts Coffee with a Cop

On Wednesday, March 8th, residents were treated to lively discussion with representatives from the Atlanta Police Department. Deputy Chief Tim Quiller, Community Services Division Commander and Major Marisha Shepherd, Community Oriented Policing Section Commander, were joined by Majors Timothy Peek … Continue reading

The Very Last Morningside Mile.…Ever

by Robin Ragland The last-ever Morningside Mile will be run at noon on Sunday, March 26. Help make it the fundraiser that pushes the fundraising campaign over the finish line! We are $15,000 from reaching our goal of $120,000for the … Continue reading

Agenda for the March 13, 2017 VHCA General and Board Meeting

The agenda for the March 13 General and Board Meeting of the Virginia-Highland Civic Association has been published and may be found under the VAHI-About VHCA Meetings tab of the website. The public is invited to attend.

Shout it from the Rooftops!

by Kay Stephenson, VHCA Vice President Do you have something to share with the Virginia-Highland Community? We want the VHCA web page and our other media platforms to be Information Central for the neighborhood and beyond. You might have noticed … Continue reading

VHCA February 2017 Meeting Minutes are Available

The minutes for the monthly Civic Association Board/General meeting for February 13, 2017 have been posted and may be found under the VAHI  – Meeting Minutes tab.

70% Approval Rate for Monroe Road Diet at Renew Atlanta Meeting

Submit Comments Online To Show Your Support for The Road Diet by Jenifer Keenan, President of VHCA “My daughter would not have died if there had been a road diet on Monroe.”  Those were the sobering words from the father … Continue reading

Neighborhood Watch and Safety Meeting March 4th

By Eleanor Barrineau, VHCA Safety Chair Public safety continues to be a high priority for Virginia-Highland residents. On Saturday, March 4th at 10 am at Church of Our Saviour (N. Highland at Los Angeles), come and hear from experts about … Continue reading

John Howell Park Work Day March 11th

by David Brandenberger, VHCA Board Member and Chair of the Parks Committee The VHCA Parks Committee is happy to announce that our next volunteer work day for Parks will happen the morning of Saturday, March 11th at 9:00 am at … Continue reading

More Relay Bike Stations Coming to Our Neighborhood

By Stephen Cohen We’ve seen them around, those bright blue bikes with the basket on front. I saw a young couple the other day, each wheeling their blue bike from the Trader Joe’s parking lot onto the BeltLine, and each … Continue reading

What’s Your Gusto? The Changing Face of Ponce in VaHi

From Football to the Restaurant Business By Kay Stephenson Nate Hybl (yes that Nate Hybl – Oklahoma Sooner quarterback, 2002 Rose Bowl MVP, and on the teams for the Cleveland Browns and Jacksonville Jaguars) is in the restaurant business. But … Continue reading

One Man Involved with Summerfest 5K From the Start

by Kay Stephenson This race has been run in Virginia-Highland for at least 30 years – we are a little fuzzy on the date, but it was sometime between 1985 and 1987. Ed Williams, who has managed our race for … Continue reading

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