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Streets Alive! Virginia, N. Highland closed to traffic

September 9, 2012

From Atlanta Streets Alive! this information: On Sunday October 7th, 2012, Atlanta Streets Alive will return to North Highland Avenue for four hours — from 2pm-6pm. Two miles of North Highland plus one mile of Virginia Avenue plus just about two miles of the brand new Atlanta BeltLine Eastside Trail means we will have almost…

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City crew makes street fixes that VHCA requested

June 22, 2012

Did you see our hard working City Public Works crew out in the neighborhood June 21? VHCA submitted this list of street repair requests to the City, through the PEDS on-line reporting system on Tuesday June 19. On Thursday June 22, the City had a crew in the neighborhood making the repairs!!! What a great…

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Voice – Summer 2012

May 1, 2012

Last edition of the Voice (print edition) published! Download PDF (6.1 MB) – It’s festival time! Summerfest 2012 – New Highland Park construction to begin soon – Reflections on redistricting, by Nicole Foerschler-Horn – Dr. Leila Denmark, by Lola Carlisle, Karri Hobson Pape and Judy Potter – Graffiti in Virginia-Highland – Planning for the 2012…

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Pedestrian Safety from Robberies

December 18, 2011

Great interview on how to protect ourselves from pedestrian robberies from Lieutenant Schierbaum of the COPS unit at Midtown Patch.

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Monroe Drive Pedestrian Perils

August 21, 2009

This is an extremely dangerous street for pedestrian crossing – so please use extreme caution here. The following is a report from Major Calvin Moss of APD Special Operations – “On Wednesday, August 12, Zone 6 responded to an adult male pedestrian struck by a vehicle at Monroe and Dutch Valley Road shortly after 1:00…

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