September 23, 2021

Add Announcement  
The Grant Park Criterium is back! Atlanta’s Premier Cycling Race is coming to Grant Park on 8/22/2021.

COVID Testing site on Boulevard close to Grant Park FREE COVID-19 testing is now available on a walk-up basis. However, please pre-register by completing the online registration form prior to arriving on site at

  Grant Park Conservancy Summer Shade unFestival Returns for 2021 The 19th Annual Summer Shade Festival will not return to the park this summer. Instead, the virtual, unFestival format will continue again this year, with several ways you can support the Grant Park Conservancy (GPC) throughout the course of Summer Shade Festival “season.” The season will start on August 2 with race registration opening, and raffle ticket, tee shirt and wine sales kicking it off.

Updates on Cherokee Bike Lane As part of the Mayor’s Action Plan for Safer Streets, ATLDOT is excited to announce plans to install an interim bike lane condition on Cherokee Ave.

  Cherokee Avenue Bike Lane Update An update from the Atlanta Department of Transportation (ATLDOT) as they continue to implement a protected bike lane along Cherokee Avenue as part of the Mayor's Action Plan for Safer Streets.

‘It’s Complicated’ podcast: The ‘game changing’ moment for the Atlanta Beltline When Atlanta BeltLine Inc. set out to build a 22-mile loop around intown communities, it didn’t count on the Great Recession or a global pandemic.
Now, with nine years until the project’s completion deadline, organizers are getting “very aggressive” in finding revenue to make up for lost time and to finish building the multi-use trail that is one of the nation’s largest urban redevelopment programs.

  Officials: BeltLine's Southside Trail to launch new construction early next year Meanwhile, Atlanta BeltLine's first elevator will open soon in Old Fourth Ward

  Ford Mask Day at Zoo Atlanta Ford Motor Company Fund is teaming up with local nonprofits and Ford dealerships to distribute over 3.9 million medical-grade face masks in neighborhoods across the Southeastern U.S. Zoo Atlanta will be a distribution site on Thursday, February 18, 2021, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. or while supplies last. During this time, visitors and community residents will be able to receive 20 disposable face masks packaged in pre-sealed bags.

  Cherokee Avenue Parking Lot The 800 Cherokee Avenue parking lot is now a paid parking lot. Fees are $3/hr or $12/day, managed by the Atlanta Fulton County Recreational Authority. For any questions, email [email protected].

GPNA Meeting Agenda - Tuesday, September 21, 2021 Please join us to hear about the Concrete barrier along Cherokee Ave, Ormewood Bridge, Paid Parking at the Beacon complex, GPNA 2022 elections and more! View Minutes from previous meetings here.

  Cherokee Avenue Resurfacing and Bike Lane Installation The bike lane and resurfacing project is coming along! Please read this notification from Atlanta DOT sent in September along with the attached document for maps.

GPNA Meeting Agenda - Tuesday, September 15, 2020

LUZ Procedural Rules - Adopted Oct. 20th, 2020
Grant Park Neighborhood Association
Land Use and Zoning Rules

This document shall constitute the procedu

  Slow Down Boulevard Signs Help Make Boulevard SE Safer!
Get Your Yard Sign Today!

LUZ-T Agenda, July 2020 We have 2 things on the agenda. Either use this link to login or call 470-440-6759, Conference ID: 531 204 848#

• SAP-BL-20-022 this application is for a Special Administrative Permit (SAP). The site was rezoned to MRC-3 in 2019 and the project is consistent with this zoning district. The SAP process is the final zoning review prior to building permitting.
• V-20-065 this is the application for the Variances for 460 Connally Street.

  Department Of City Planning COVID-19 Response - Digital Permit Submissions Information changes frequently - visit this site for updated information

  GPNA Meeting Agenda - Tuesday, June 16, 2020 Dial In Number: 929-205-6099
Password: 882983
Meeting ID: 986 0553 9128


Upcoming Events
NPU-W General Body Meeting
4th Wednesday of Month 7:30 PM until Oct 26, 2022 
GPNA Land Use and Zoning Meeting
3rd Thursday of Month 7 PM - 8:30 PM from Sep 23, 2021 until May 26, 2022 
Homes and History Monthly Meeting
4th Monday of Month 7 PM - 8 PM from Sep 27, 2021 
Special GPNA LUZ Meeting
Monday, Oct 4, 2021 7 PM to 8 PM
NPU-W Land Use & Zoning Meeting
1st Tuesday of Month 7 PM - 8 PM from Oct 5, 2021 
Joint NPU-W & GPNA Transportation Committee Meeting
3rd Monday of Month 7 PM - 8 PM from Oct 18, 2021 
GPNA General Meeting
3rd Tuesday of Month 7:30 PM - 9 PM from Oct 19, 2021 
Joint NPU-W and GPNA Public Safety Committee Meeting
3rd Wednesday of Month 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM until Oct 26, 2022 
3rd Wednesday of Month 7 PM - 8 PM from Oct 20, 2021 
Visit our Neighborhood Business Directory - Learn about becoming a featured business in our next eNews.