Atlanta’s BeltLine shows how urban parks can drive ‘green gentrification’ if cities don’t think about affordable housing at the startDan Immergluck, The Conversation
The restored area of the Atlanta BeltLine has driven housing prices up, making Atlanta one of the top housing markets to watch in 2023.
AJC poll: Georgians oppose runoffs, back sports betting and abortion rightsMark Niesse & Maya T. Prabhu, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
The AJC surveyed Georgians on their priorities as legislators discuss new laws on sports betting and run-off elections at the state Capitol this year.
Pay boosts, refunds and increased school spending dominate Georgia budget week hearingsStephen Fowler, GPB News
Dominant themes in Georgia budget week hearings included pay boosts, refunds and more investment in Georgia schools.
Disaster assistance has been made available to multiple Georgia counties by The Federal Emegency Management Agency for areas impacted by the tornado outbreak on Thursday.
Gov. Brian Kemp attended the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland on Tuesday to speak on foreign and domestic policy.
Biden visit underscores MLK’s legacy and Atlanta’s prominence on the global stageKristi York Wooten, GPB News
In honor of the 2023 Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, President Joe Biden and Sen. Raphael Warnock on Sunday delivered messages of unity from MLK's historic pulpit at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta.
Gov. Brian Kemp, who was inaugurated to his second term on Thursday, released his proposed state budget. Georgia now projects it will collect $32.6 billion this year, a surplus of $2.4 billion.
Largest federal indictment in history of Georgia’s Southern District charges 76 with drug conspiracyBenjamin Payne, GPB News
In what the Justice Department is calling the largest indictment in the history of the Southern District of Georgia, Federal prosecutors in Southeast Georgia have charged 76 people with operating a drug distribution network of opioids and other controlled substances in Glynn County.
A South Korean solar panel maker plans to invest more than $2.5 billion to build factories in Georgia in what officials say is the largest solar investment in U.S. history.
Popular Texas-based fast food chain Whataburger opened its first metro Atlanta franchise in Kennesaw, attracting long lines of customers day and night.