TransForming the Atlanta Region Through Sustainable, Transit-Oriented Development

This article was originally published in the SaportaReport Thought Leader column in April 2015.

Since 1978, Southface’s regional impact has often been strengthened when we partner with like-minded organizations to broaden the knowledge base and scope of our work. Our EarthCraft partnership with the Greater Atlanta Homebuilders Association is one example, as is our Sustainable Atlanta Roundtable, a monthly forum organized by a steering committee of leaders from Atlanta’s environmental, academic and public agency sectors.

So it made a lot of sense to partner with the Urban Land Institute Atlanta District Council and Atlanta Neighborhood Development Partnership on the Sustainable Communities Thought Leaders column for SaportaReport. It is our pleasure to devote our inaugural message to the TransFormation Alliance, since each of our organizations is a member and excited to serve alongside the outstanding community groups in the TransFormation Alliance, which helps link communities around transit with the opportunities they need to thrive.

Read the full article here!


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