Midtown Alliance Newsroom

The latest news about Midtown

March 2017

3/17 - Biz Chronicle: First-to-market Bareburger headed to Midtown's 715 Peachtree

3/17 Biz Chonicle: Tech Foundation lands $20 million parcel

3/16 - AJC: New 25-story residential tower opens overlooking Piedmont Park

3/16 - Biz Chronicle: 26-story Midtown tower expected to break ground this summer

3/13 - Curbed Atanta: Broadstone Midtown on Juniper Street nears completion

3/13 - Curbed Atlanta: In photos: Atlanta celebrates St. Patrick’s Day

3/11 - U.S. News & World Report: Atlanta's Alliance Theatre to Take Its Shows on the Road

3/9 - Biz Chronicle: Chick-fil-A announces new 6K sq ft innovation center at Biltmore in Midtown

3/6 - AJC: City of Atlanta recognized by EPA for Better Buildings Challenge sustainability program

3/1 - Atlanta INTown: Tracking new development projects in the city center

February 2017   

2/24 - Biz Chronicle: Food halls serve up unique experience

2/24 - Curbed Atlanta: Photos: Atlanta’s Bank of America tower redo aims to lure ‘top tech talent’

2/24 - Technique: Midtown Alliance introduces new traffic plan

2/23 - The Architects Newspaper: John Portman & Associates unveils a tech center for Midtown Atlanta

2/23 - Eater Atlanta: Bon Ton Is Now Serving New Orleans-Inspired Seafood in Midtown

2/23 - Broadway World Atlanta: Synchronicity Theatre to Present World Premiere of Andrea Lepcio's STRAIT OF GILBRALTAR


2/22 - AJC: Bon Ton opening for dinner tonight in Midtown

2/21 - Fox 5 Atlanta: Police: Crime is down in some of the most popular areas of the city

2/21 Patch: Crawfish, Gumbo & Mo: Come Celebrate Mardi Gras At Colony Square

2/21 - Atlanta Jewish Times: Midtown Dining Before or After a Film

2/20 - Curbed: In Midtown, prime Peachtree Street property could be ready for redevelopment

2/16 - Biz Chronicle: CRANE WATCH UPDATE: More projects near MARTA, more redevelopment in Midtown

2/15 - Patch: Atlanta's 'The Federal' Semifinalist For 2017 Restaurant & Chef Awards

2/15 - Clean Technica: Nothing Can Stop Renewables Now: Top Energy Storage Co. Stakes Out East Coast Turf

2/14 - REBusiness: Cushman & Wakefield Relocating Atlanta Offices to Midtown

2/14 - Creative Loafing: Midtown Atlanta transportation plan addresses bikes, pedestrians

2/9 - Curbed: Midtown ATL reveals revamped vision for transportation

2/8 - What NOW Atlanta: New 176-room Canopy by Hilton breaks ground in Midtown

2/8 - Patch: Leaders tout district success at Midtown Alliance annual meeting

2/8 - Biz Chronicle: Cushman & Wakefield moving to Midtown's 1180 Peachtree

2/3 - AJC: SalesLoft relocating to Midtown, adding 250 jobs

2/3 - Biz Chronicle: SalesLoft to move HQ to Midtown, 250 jobs

2/3 - Biz Chronicle: 2017 Midtown Market Report section online

January 2017   

1/31 - AJC: This Midtown hotel was named one of the top wedding venues in the U.S.

1/31 - Commercial Property Executive: FIG Partners Relocates HQ to Midtown Atlanta

1/31 - Curbed Atlanta: In Midtown Atlanta, 149 affordable units get needed overhaul

1/31 - Biz Chronicle: FIG Partners moving HQ to Federal Home Loan Bank of Atlanta building in Midtown

1/30 - Biz Chronicle:SouthCrest Financial Group moving HQ to Midtown Atlanta 

1/27 - GuruFocus: SouthCrest Financial Group moves into Midtown Atlanta; Relocation is at core of CEO'€™s Atlanta regional growth focus

1/23 - Midtown Atlanta construction fencing aims to be artistic with 600-foot hand-drawn mural at Opus Place

1/20 - Northside Neighbor: Museum of Design Atlanta displaying Carbone’s journey


1/17 - Curbed Atlanta: Midtown Atlanta modern guns for $1.3M near Piedmont Park 

1/16 - Biz Chronicle: Crane Watch Update: Colony Square, North Place, 1105 West Peachtree 

1/14 - AJC: Businesses respond to Trump tirade aimed at Rep. Lewis about Atlanta's status

1/13 - Biz Chronicle: Colony Square redevelopment presented to Midtown planners

1/12 - Curbed Atlanta: W. Peachtree Street’s metamorphosis continues with tower approvals, demo

1/11 - Atlanta Intown: Colony Square reveals more renderings at Midtown meeting

1/10 - Curbed Atlanta: Fox Theatre’s 10K SF expansion on target to open in Fall 2017

1/6 - Curbed Atlanta: At West Peachtree and 14th streets, work starts on the Whole Foods paired with Apogee Midtown

1/5 - Biz Chronicle: Atlanta City Council eyeing 15th Street extension

1/4 – Midtown Patch: Athenahealth To Bring 500 More Jobs To Midtown

1/4 – AJC: Bon Ton to open in Midtown neighborhood next week

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Midtown Alliance Press Releases

January 2017

2017 Midtown Alliance Annual Meeting to Discuss Urban Experience
January 9, 2017

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