For this installment of Visual Journeys, we checked in on heavy construction on the Westside Trail, which is starting to look conducive to human habitation. It’s reportedly on time and budget, moving toward completion next year.
It’s a couple of blocks from Westview Cemetery, and several more from the under-construction Westside Trial, offering "tons of space and opportunity with ... the activity, renovations, and growth going on in this area," as the agent puts it.
Streets Alive returned to Atlanta this weekend, featuring a four-mile route through the city's southside. The event linked Westview, West End, Adair Park, Pittsburgh, Mechanicsville, Summerhill, and Grant Park with events, performances, and fun.
Atlanta's season of crowd-fueled hoopla continues this Sunday with the debut of Atlanta Streets Alive 2016 — on a massive new route that stretches from Grant Park, past the Beltline's Westside Trail, to Westview.