Midtown Alliance Newsroom

The latest news about Midtown

November 2016

11/30 - Curbed: In Midtown, site prep begins for Alexan 880 tower

11/17 - Curbed: Key Midtown Mile properties are coming up for grabs

11/17 - Biz Chronicle: 'Opus Place' to become Atlanta's tallest residential tower

11/15 - Eater: The Federal replaces Bantam + Biddy in Midtown

11/10 - Biz Chronicle: WeWork bringing up to 1,000 workers to Colony Square

11/9 - Biz Chronicle: Midtown arts and culture organizations receive fundraising boost

11/4 - Curbed: Eviva tower construction site at Peachtree and 6th going active soon

11/4 - BroadwayWorld: Colony Square, Midtown Atlanta get new public piano courtesy Play Me Again Pianos

11/2 - Curbed: Hanover construction site being prepped at Peachtree and 7th Streets

11/1 - Patch: Twelve new relay bikes stations to open in Downtown, Midtown Atlanta

10/28 - WABE: City announces plans to roll out expanded bikeshare program in Midtown

10/28 - Southerner Online: Midtown ATL recognized as one of 5 Great Neighborhoods in U.S.

10/27 - Biz Chronicle: City steps up bike share expansion with locations headed for Midtown

10/26 - AJC: Blue Cross Blue Shield parent Anthem bringing 1,800 IT jobs to Midtown

10/24 - Biz Chronicle: City plans "smart corridor" in Midtown to help test self-driving cars

10/20 - Biz Chronicle: Invest Atlanta OKs bonds for Midtown tech projects

10/19 - Multi-Housing News: Novare Atlantic House grand opening set for November

10/18 - Biz Chronicle: $110M student housing project could spur reopening of 3rd Street tunnel

10/16 - AJC: Midtown Gunfire ... Buckhead Bar Scene Reloaded?

10/14 - Biz Chronicle: Fox Theatre shares renderings for new rooftop bar and event space

10/10 - AJC: International burger chain to open first GA location in Midtown

10/9 - Georgia Tech moving forward with new cell manufacturing facility

10/7 - AJC: 60 shots fired outside Crescent Ave. night club in Midtown - Mayor's office responds

10/6 - Curbed: Emory officials provide update on Midtown Proton Therapy Center build-out

10/4 - Hype: Midtown Alliance helps tech biz flourish in 1.2 square mile area

10/4 - AtlantaAgent: Midtown named one of the 5 best neighborhoods of 2016

10/4 - Atlanta INtown: Midtown named ‘2016 Great Place’ by American Planning Association

10/3 - AJC: Midtown one of five US neighborhoods to earn 2016 Great Places award

10/3 - SaportaReport: Midtown Atlanta neighborhood listed among 2016 Great Places in America

10/3 - Biz Chronicle: Which Atlanta neighborhood is ranked one five "Great Places" in the country?

10/3 - GPA: Midtown Atlanta Named One of 15 Great Places in America by the American Planning Association

10/3 - SaportaReport: Midtown Atlanta listed by APA as one of five ‘Great Places’ in the nation

10/3 - Curbed: Great Places in America:15 exceptional streets, neighborhoods, and parks

10/1 - Curbed: Fabulous Fox Theatre to add new rooftop bar, Moroccan lounge

10/1 - Eater: Colony Square seeks deal to bring Eataly to Midtown

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Midtown Alliance Press Releases

October 2016

Midtown Atlanta One of Five Neighborhoods in U.S. to Earn 2016 Great Places Award
October 3, 2016

June 2016

Midtown Alliance Launches 2016 Community Survey
June 1, 2016

May 2016

Midtown Alliance Hires Respected Community Leader to Advance Member Engagement
May 2, 2016

February 2016

Midtown Alliance’s 32nd Annual Meeting Talks Transformational Change, from Skyline to Street-Level
February 24, 2016

January 2016

Midtown Alliance Nets ‘Superstar’ Award from Pedestrian Advocacy Group for Commitment to Walkability in Atlanta
January 27, 2016

Midtown Alliance 2016 Annual Meeting to Discuss Future ‘Now in View’
January 5, 2016

September 2015

Midtown ATL community partners make over on-street parking spots as mini-parks for global “PARK(ing) Day” celebration
September 17, 2015

May 2015

June ‘Try Transit’ Event Lets Solo Commuters Sample Midtown Transit Options
May 27, 2015

Winners of the Atlanta Bridgescape Competition Announced
May 15, 2015

Voting for Atlanta Bridgescape Competition People's Choice Award Begins May 9th
May 7, 2015

April 2015

Finalists selected for Atlanta Bridgescape Competition
April 17, 2015

Georgia Natural Gas, community partners ask residents, local businesses to “Unplug” and recycle for Earth Day
April 1, 2015

January 2015

Atlanta Bridgescape Competition Launches
January 13, 2015

December 2014

Midtown Alliance Partners with Coca-Cola to Bring a Little Extra "Red" to Atlanta During the Holidays
December 1, 2014

November 2014

Atlanta’s Peachtree Corridor is the Region’s $87B Economic Engine
November 14, 2014

October 2014

Midtown Alliance Recognizes 19 Businesses, Buildings as 2014 EcoDistrict ‘Luminaries’
October 1, 2014

April 2014

Midtown Alliance Appoints Chris Leighty as Director of Public Safety
April 1, 2014

November 2013

RockSpinner Brings Interactive Kinetic Sculpture to Midtown
November 14, 2013

July 2013

First two-way cycle track in Atlanta to be installed along 10th Street at Piedmont Park
July 16, 2013

April 2013

Midtown Alliance and Georgia Tech Partner to Create a Live-Work-Play 'Laboratory'
April 19, 2013

March 2013

Midtown Alliance Wins E3's 'Power of Place' Award for Midtown EcoDistrict
March 22, 2013

Midtown Momentum Continues
March 7, 2013

Trending in Midtown: Hackathons reinforce innovation
March 7, 2013

February 2013

Midtown Alliance Introduces New Brand Identity and Website
February 14, 2013

January 2013

Open House: Juniper Streetscapes and New Midtown Bicycle Facilities
January 23, 2013

November 2012

Midtown Atlanta Going from Blueprint to Greenprint to an urban ecodistrict
November 18, 2012

Peachtree Street bridge to get enhancements
November 16, 2012