March Community News

Check out news and announcements from our Westside partners and friends.


Event: LifeLine Animal Project’s Healthy Pets Fulton – Saturday, April 1

LifeLine Animal Project is hosting Healthy Pets Fulton this Saturday, April 1st at Washington Park, providing FREE vaccinations, pet supplies, and more for Fulton County residents.

News: Near Falcons’ Mercedes-Benz Stadium, landmark old house gets new life (Curbed)

NewsEnglish Avenue Residents Build Park To Honor Their Neighbor (WABE)

News: Preserving The Flavor Of An Atlanta Neighborhood (NPR)

News: Westside Works teaches knife skills, life skills (Creative Loafing)

News: Atlanta to Allocate $4.6 Million to Proctor Creek trails (Atlanta Business Chronicle via Westside on the Rise)

Event: City of Refuge “Refuge Run” – March 25, 2017

Event/Volunteer Opportunity: Mattie Freeland House Rebirth – Volunteer Build Days

  • 3/11/2017 (Sat. 10:00am – 2:00pm)
  • 3/15/2017 (Wed. 10:00am – 2:00pm)

Request for Community Input: 


The City of Atlanta wants to know what YOU think are the city’s current vulnerabilities and how we can make Atlanta stronger. Your input helps decide the top priorities for Atlanta’s resilience work.


  1. Take our survey:
  2. Share the survey with your network (List serves, social media, newsletters, etc.)
  3. Email us if you have opportunities for us to receive community feedback
    • Community meetings, business board meetings, events, etc.
  4. Attend a Community Conversation:

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