Civic Center to Be Redeveloped Into Mixed-Use Development With Affordable Housing

Mayor Kasim Reed announced the City of Atlanta has sold the Civic Center to the Atlanta Housing Authority (AHA) for $31 million. Mayor Reed was joined by AHA President and CEO Catherine Buell and Invest Atlanta General Counsel and Senior Vice President Rosalind Rubens Newell for the announcement. AHA will partner with Weingarten Realty Investors… Read more

Activity Overview 2017 Year-to-Date

Total Jobs Created
4,772 of 4,000 Goal
Total Capital Investment
$572.8M of $1.3B Goal
Affordable Housing Units Created
296 of 735 Goal

CEO Message

Encouraging Regional Economic Mobility

Earlier this month, I spoke to more than 1,300 metro Atlanta business, government, and non-profit leaders at the Atlanta Regional Commission’s annual State of the Region Breakfast. I was honored to be part of a brand-new Ted Talk-inspired speaker series called “What’s Next ATL.” Joining me on the stage were Ellen Dunham-Jones, the director of… Read more