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Midtown Monthly | August 2016  
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Transportation Projects Raise Bar on Walkability, Safety, Vibrancy and Choices

Recently, Midtown residents and workers came together for a special community event offering a preview of actionable projects that can propel Midtown forward as a more walkable, safer, multi-modal and more vibrant district. Watch a video of the presentation, summarizing what we learned and topline recommendations for short-term, mid-range and long-term projects.
Peachtree-SONO Update

Midtown’s Public Safety Team Relocates Operations Center

Midtown Alliance is moving the HQ for its public safety program to a new location at 6th and Peachtree Streets. Learn more about their new operations center + a public safety update.

7th Street Converted to Two-Way Access

July brought about completion of the conversion of 7th Street—between West Peachtree Street and Piedmont Avenue—from one-way to two-way traffic, further enhancing east-west travel in Midtown. Read on for more about the street's new look, plus info about a planned conversion for 13th Street.

Construction Funding Secured for New 15th Street Extension

Midtown Alliance's long-term efforts to break up the "superblock" at 15th Street have received a boost, thanks to commitments from local, regional and state partners. Learn about our plans to create a new access corridor between West Peachtree Street and Williams Street.
Capital Improvements Update

August 2016
Capital Projects Update

Midtown Alliance continues to work on a variety of projects throughout the district, including enhancements to the Peachtree Street Bridges, streetscaping on Peachtree, sidewalk repairs and more. Read our full construction update.
Capital Improvements Update

Game On at 10th & Peachtree

For your enjoyment, we've recently added a cornhole set with bean bags to the 10th Street Park, which also includes chairs, cafe tables, and a badminton net with rackets. Head over to the park located at the corner of 10th & Peachtree Streets to play a game or two with your family, friends or coworkers. 

Welcome to Our New Members

Please support these businesses who support the vital work of Midtown Alliance.


Offering same-day pickup for orders from online retailer Amazon.

Atlanta Children's Shelter

This shelter for homeless families with young children has been part of the Midtown community for 30 years.

Atlantic House

The tallest apartment tower in Atlanta with 32-stories and 400 residential units. Opening October 2016.

Beaty Facial Plastic Surgery

A cosmetic & facial surgery practice serving the Greater Atlanta area for over 15 years.

Campagnolo Restaurant and Bar
Casual Italian restaurant located at 10th Street and Piedmont Avenue.

Upscale pub grub with a unique outdoor patio at the corner of Juniper and 10th Street.

Insomnia Cookies

This cookie bakery at University House Midtown is open daily, delivering cookies from 9AM until 3AM.

Kale Me Crazy
Super-foods cafe and cold-press juice bar located at Skyhouse South.

Mellen Lofts by Epicity

Historic industrial property being developed into office lofts at the southern edge of Midtown.

Peachtree Movers

Relocation company serving Atlanta's residential and commercial community. This new cookie bakery delivers fresh, warm cookies to Atlanta area. Opening August 17.

Twisted Kitchen Midtown

This is the second location for the fast casual Italian restaurant. Opening August 13 at University House Midtown.
Member Deals and Discounts

More Businesses Offer Discounts to Midtown Alliance Members

The following members are now participating in our Midtown Deals & Discounts program, offering Midtown Alliance Member Discount cardholders a 10% discount. Our list is growing quickly - now with more places than ever to use your discount card.
Beaty Facial Plastic Surgery

Campagnolo Restaurant and Bar
Mi Cocina

Rí Rá Irish Pub

Tiff's Treats

View a full listing of participating venues:

Now Open in Midtown


86 5th Street NW
Located in Technology Square, this Amazon outpost is the first of its kind in Georgia.


800 Peachtree Street NE, Suite D
This tech store specializes
in Apple® repairs + upgrades.

Midtown in the News

8/4 - Business Chronicle: MARTA negotiating to develop land @ Arts Center
8/2 - Atlanta Intown:  Developer announces project name, mural feature
7/29 - 
Bisnow: Franklin Street Buying Pershing Park Plaza in Midtown
7/28 - Curbed Atlanta: Midtown's West Peachtree teems with development
7/28 - Business Chronicle: Northside to Bring 12-Story Tower to Midtown
7/20 - AJC: Atlanta OKs funding for Midtown, AUC bike, pedestrian work
7/20 - Patch: Taste of Atlanta returns to Midtown's Tech Square in October
7/19 - Bisnow: How Pokemon Go intersects with CRE in Atlanta
7/15 – Curbed Atlanta: Trillist proposes another true Midtown skyscraper
7/15 – Patch: Midtown office building targeted for renovation
7/14 – Curbed Atlanta: Small Midtown conversions buck big building trend
7/13 - AJC: 74-story condo tower planned in Midtown Atlanta
7/13 – What Now Atlanta: End-of-month opening for Amazon@GeorgiaTech
7/13 - AJC: City Council eyes study group to evaluate Midtown parking
7/12 – Creative Loafing: The Canteen slated for Tech Square
7/12 – Patch: Bulla Gastrobar set to open first Atlanta location in Midtown
7/12 - Atlanta Business Chronicle: Developers pitch 74-story Midtown tower
7/12 - AJC: Keysight relo, 240 jobs headed for Midtown's Tech Square
7/11 – Curbed: Juniper St. to be transformed into biking, pedestrian utopia
7/11 – Curbed: In booming Midtown, Luxe Condo touts ‘forever’ views
7/11 - Curbed: Graphics shed light on Atlanta commuting patterns
7/7 – SaportaReport: How Atlanta won the HQ of GE’s Digital Operations
7/6 - Business Chronicle: ATL among top 5 U.S. cities to launch tech startup
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