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Bike lanes, turn lane coming to Ponce

February 7, 2013

by Brian Gross On Feb. 7, John Wolfinger and I attended the City and BeltLine’s Open House about the planned improvements to Ponce de Leon Avenue. Here were the improvements discussed: note, #3 is a very big change! 1. Resurfacing of Ponce between Juniper and Briarcliff/Moreland (GDOT) 2. Pedestrian safety improvements between Piedmont and Briarcliff/Moreland…

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Voice – August 2012 – City Installs New Signage Along North Highland Avenue

August 1, 2012

By: John Becker Thanks to the efforts of VHCA Graffiti Task Force chair Laura Voisinet, city workers recently installed ten shiny new traffic signs along North Highland Avenue. A new speed limit sign and new fluorescent signs warning motorists to look for pedestrians in the crosswalk replace ones that were damaged and plastered with stickers…

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Voice – August 2012 – A New Garbage Can Today; A More Beautiful Neighborhood Tomorrow

July 27, 2012

New Volunteer Group To Focus on Upkeep of VaHi’s Commercial Areas By: John Becker A shiny new garbage can made its debut last week on the southwest corner of North Highland and St. Charles avenues. The new receptacle – provided by Keep Atlanta Beautiful and paid for by Atlanta-based UPS – is the first tangible…

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Alleys in the City of Atlanta

June 7, 2012

When our neighborhood was originally platted, it included alleys running behind many of our houses. Some alleys were used for service access and/or utilities, while others were never actively opened. You can see the alleys on City plats and maps officially, as well as Google maps unofficially. They appear as a narrow strip between…

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Street repairs needed? Be our “Eyes on the Neighborhood”

April 19, 2012

Over the past four months the City has processed our list of street improvements and we are assembling a new list of trouble spots and repairs that are now needed. Please be our eyes in the neighborhood. Email Peggy Berg with any streets issues that need attention.

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