This paper is a comprehensive study of the development of the Washington Park Community. A clear picture of the evolution of the Washington Park Community is drawn and the community's most characteristic elements are looked at closely. The community…
This study investigates the phenomenon of faith-motivated actors in blighted inner-city neighborhoods on the west side of Atlanta, Georgia. This research explores the role of faith in neighborhood transformation efforts. It examines the motivations…
The purpose of this research is to examine the residential development trends during and after the economic recession (mid‐2007 until early 2010) in order to understand…
This paper defines vacant properties and address the effects they have on the community that surrounds them.
Inequitable Infrastructure Investments: An Atlanta Case Study
An Analysis of the Distribution of Atlanta's Infrastructure Investments throughout Local NPUs (2014)
This paper uses data on Atlanta’s infrastructure investments from 1999 to 2012 to determine which areas are receiving the most projects and funding in order to evaluate the equity of the distribution.
This document was completed to assist The Atlanta Housing Association of Neighborhood-based Developers with their decisions regarding Atlanta’s Housing Opportunity Fund.
Schooling Jim Crow: The Fight for Atlanta's Booker T. Washington High School and the Roots of Black Protest Politics (2014)
In 1919 the NAACP organized a voting bloc powerful enough to compel the city of Atlanta to budget $1.5 million for the construction of schools for black students. This victory would have been remarkable in any era, but in the context of the Jim Crow…
Reference to English Avenue Elementary School (pg. 134)