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Call for Local Artists! – Paint NHP utility box

Hey neighbors! We know some of you are talented beyond belief…cough cough Stephanie Coffin cough cough.. So the VHCA is hosting a ‘Call for Local Artists’ for one lucky winner to transform a utility box into a work of art. … Continue reading

Beautify VaHi Spring Planting Day is this Saturday, April 13th!

Meet Beautify VaHi and other volunteers in the main VaHi intersection Saturday, April 13th at 10am for a few hours of Spring planting and beautification! Projects on the list include replacing winter vegetation in existing planters, adding another 10 pots … Continue reading

Get involved with SUMMERFEST!

The popular VaHi event, Summerfest, is right around the corner (June 1 & 2) and just like every year before, we need your help! Here’s a few ways to get involved: Volunteer: It takes over 200 volunteers to make Summerfest … Continue reading

Center for Civic Innovation is evaluating Atlanta NPU’s

Center for Civic Innovation Launches Multi-year Initiative to Evaluate Atlanta’s Neighborhood Planning Unit System   ATLANTA, GA –– On March 14th, 2019, the Center for Civic Innovation (CCI) launched an independently-led, multi-year study and review of the city’s historic Neighborhood … Continue reading

Publix Marathon Cheer Party @ VaHi intersection- 3/17

The Atlanta Track Club and Publix are sponsoring a cheer party for runners of the Atlanta Publix Marathon at the intersection of Virginia and Highland Avenue on Sunday, March 17th. The cheer squad will set up around 6:30am and the … Continue reading

BIG things with Beautify VaHi! ~ a list of projects

Hi Neighbors! You might be thinking you haven’t heard much from Beautify VaHi in a while… BUT that’s because we’ve been planning MEGA for this year! We are taking last year’s momentum with the Perk’s Plus card, Winter Planting and … Continue reading

Update on Sign-toppers – We’re up to 100+ signs

The feedback on what color the sign is going to be…. has been brought to the people! Thank you to everyone who participated in our Instagram and Facebook surverys. Our designs were made with reference to neighboring examples such as: … Continue reading

Sign-topper Design Proposals Debut at Next Board Meeting – Feb 11

Top That! They say that street sign toppers encourage a sense of belonging and neighborhood pride. While it’s hard to imagine how one can be more proud of our community, we’re now a few steps closer to having our very … Continue reading

North Highland Park Tax Appeal – A BIG thanks to Mr. Hotz!

The Virginia-Highland Civic Association is pleased to report some significant property tax reductions that will result in material savings to the Association on the old library lots–now North Highland Park (at St. Charles Place and North Highland Avenue) that the … Continue reading

Virginia-Highland Master Plan Update 2018

In light of recent proposed developments along Ponce de Leon Place, Monroe/Cresthill and other areas adjacent to the Beltline, members of the Virginia-Highland Planning Committee and Board of Directors have been working on an update to the existing Virginia-Highland Master … Continue reading

INMAN MIDDLE SCHOOL MOVES FORWARD ON THE PATH TO 1:1!

Submitted by Kim Meyer, Trustee, Inman Middle School Foundation Atlanta Public Schools recently received the amazing news that all 6th and 7th grade students will benefit from the T-Mobile Empower Ed program.  What does this mean for Inman? Lenovo laptops will be issued to … Continue reading

(UPDATED) Re-Prioritizing TSPLOST – Public Meeting – Survey deadline extended to Feb. 7

From Jennifer Ide’s Office: (Please join us) The Renew Atlanta/TSPLOST programs, launched in 2015 and 2016, were created to help address the billion dollar infrastructure backlog facing the city. Though the programs have made much progress to date delivering key … Continue reading

Congratulations ~ Board Member, Leah Matthews welcomes Lila Mae!

Long time Board member, Leah Matthews welcomed her second baby, precious Lila Mae, last weekend. Congratulations to you and your family, Leah! We’ll see you at the February Board Meeting! Thank you for all that you do.

2019 Monthly Meeting Calendar

Each month the volunteer board members of the VHCA, come together with Va-Hi residents to make motions, pass variances, and mold the future of our wonderful historic neighborhood. We invite you to join us for the conversation. Mark your calendar … Continue reading

(UPDATED) Ponce Library Renovation Public Meeting – POSTPONED to Feb 20

Library Renovation Public Meeting – Tuesday, January 29, 2019 – 6:30 PM-8:00 PM (POSTPONED due to weather – new date is February 20th) Ponce de Leon Branch Library 980 Ponce de Leon Avenue, N.E. Atlanta, GA 30306 Residents are invited to … Continue reading

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