Atlanta BeltLine

The BeltLine’s Effects on Surrounding Neighborhoods

The Atlanta BeltLine has been a dream for revitalizing Atlanta for more than 20 years, but it is only in the past 10 that it has developed an unstoppable momentum. The undertaking has been a collaborative effort toward re-energizing and connecting more than forty in-town neighborhoods through sustainable development. The project promises to transform 22 miles of railroad track and surrounding land into a multi-use trail, vast tracts of green space, affordable housing and art. It has even received national attention as one of the country’s most ambitious revitalization efforts. So how has it affected surrounding neighborhoods thus far?  Continue Reading