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Alter, Lloyd. "Are Sidewalks a Civic Responsibility? Not in Atlanta."TreeHugger. N.p., 25 Apr. 2013. Web. 25 Apr. 2016.   Paget-Seekins, Laurel. “Atlanta: Unsafe at Any Speed: Transit Fatality Raises Issues of Race, Poverty and Transportat (More)
Getting Around Atlanta (Introduction)
Transportation in Atlanta is underdeveloped, making it hard for people to get around. As a home to many residents and a popular place for tourists, Atlanta has a large number of people driving, riding, biking and walking in the city. Many face the pr (More)
Atlantans Transported (Conclusion)
Plans are being made to improve the public transportation system of Atlanta. The CEO of MARTA is striving for expansion, and the city hopes to add 200 miles of bike lanes by the year 2030. (4)(5) Access to areas that were once hard to reach will solv (More)
"Wait, but can I get there on MARTA?" (Part 2)
Poor public transportation can leave some people feeling stranded. Schedules must be made to coincide with the schedule of public transport. People are forced to endure long wait times and long routes to their destination. Sometimes taking public tra (More)
"Watch out! Pedestrians!" (Part 1)
People that rely heavily on their ability to walk from one destination to the next are often put at risk and forced to take extra precautions. One constant in the life of a pedestrian is a sidewalk. Sidewalks are a common site in Atlanta. However, th (More)
When Fourth Ward Grew Old: A discussion on gentrification focusing on one of Atlanta’s most famous historic neighborhoods.
When discussing gentrification, historically, it holds a negative connotation-- wealthy white people move into an urban area, call it urban and low income residents are relocated and forgotten. This is the most common idea that reigns in conversation (More)
A Theme of Diversification: Within the Web Design of the Online Atlanta Magazine
derived from best fashion section of Atlanta Magazine website The Atlan (More)
The Impact of Built Environments on You
The built environments around you impact your life whether you realize it or not. I have found it to be true that the places you go can effect the mood you are in drastically. Exterior built environments and interior built environments both have (More)
(DRAFTING) Publix at Piedmont: Merging the Downtown, Midtown, and Old Fourth Ward Communities of Atlanta
When I was first hired, my department manager told me, "I've worked for Publix for [X] years and this is the most interesting store I've ever worked at. We have to deal with things that most stores will never encounter." Unlike Joseph, I would have n (More)
Public Spaces: Atlanta’s Struggle with Accommodation and Integration
When walking through the streets and other public spaces in Atlanta, you wouldn’t think twice about the acceptance and accommodation you have as a member of the ‘general’ public where all the public spaces are designed with you in mind. But what happ (More)
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