Housing Policy and Neighborhood Economic Development

Join for a conversation about how housing policies, like those in Atlanta City Design Housing, impact the economic development of our neighborhood business districts. You are practitioners in this work, and we want to hear from your perspective!

On Tuesday, May 4th from 6 pm to 7:30 pm, Department of City Planning’s Josh Humphries will moderate a discussion with LeJuano Varnell of Sweet Auburn Works, Pavan Iyer of eighvillage, and Jennifer Fine of Invest Atlanta followed by an interactive Q&A with those who attend.

Register for the Zoom link here:

Policing Alternatives & Diversion Initiative (PAD) Community Referral Services

The City of Atlanta and the Policing Alternatives & Diversion Initiative (PAD) have partnered together to bring you PAD ATL311 Community Referral Services. You can now make referrals to ATL311 for non-emergency quality of life concerns related to mental health, substance use or extreme poverty. PAD will respond to the referral request and offer individuals short-term care navigation, stabilizing supports, and warm referrals to other service providers.

PAD 311 Community Referral Services are currently available in Atlanta Police Department Zones 1, 4, 5 and 6 and will be citywide by the summer. To submit a referral, contact ATL311 by dialing 404-546-0311, option 1, Monday – Friday 7am – 7pm.