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Jul 16, 2014 at 10:43 PM



ATLANTA -- When the city of Atlanta wants to do something, it can.

The new Falcons stadium went from a rumor to a construction site in just a few years. But just down the street in Vine City and English Avenue,...
Apr 28, 2014 at 7:15 AM

ATLANTA -- Real estate website Curbed.com has released a list of Top 10 Atlanta Projects for 2014.
In introducing its list, curbed.com says, “Whether they're wrapping up, just starting or somewhere in between, major projects will be making...
Feb 19, 2014 at 9:37 AM

ATLANTA -- Mayor Kasim Reed gave his annual State of the City address Wednesday morning.

He said, "As I stand here today, I can honestly say that the state of your city is strong and getting stronger."

Among the highlights of...
Feb 17, 2014 at 3:53 PM

ATLANTA -- The challenge is rooted in the anger of residents living near the Georgia Dome.

They say they were blindsided by this month's demolition of a portion of Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, which crews are rerouting to make way...
Nov 4, 2013 at 4:47 AM

ATLANTA -- Voters in Atlanta head to the polls Tuesday to decide whether to re-elect Mayor Kasim Reed.

Reed has three challengers, although his opponents have little name recognition and have not reported raising any...
Sep 20, 2013 at 6:30 AM

ATLANTA -- The congregation of Mount Vernon Baptist Church has approved the $14.5 million deal to relocate, making way for the new Falcons stadium. 

The crucial vote, which was tallied up 116 in favor of to 16 opposed of, took place...
Aug 28, 2013 at 7:09 AM

ATLANTA (WXIA) -- At a forum Wednesday morning, Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank was non-committal when asked if he would contribute to the purchase of Mount Vernon Baptist Church to enable construction of the new stadium on the "South Site"...
Aug 13, 2013 at 9:52 AM

ATLANTA -- Members of Mount Vernon Church on Martin Luther King Drive in southwest Atlanta will attend a specially-called meeting Tuesday evening to likely discuss the status of renewed negotiations with Mayor Kasim Reed about selling their...
Aug 9, 2013 at 7:30 PM

ATLANTA -- Tonight a small gathering of community activists are making some big accusations. 

Namely, that the city of Atlanta, the Falcons, and Friendship Baptist Church have all been "colluding" in a "land grab" for some prime real...
Mar 21, 2013 at 5:50 AM

ATLANTA -- It's almost a done deal, but a couple of Atlanta City Council Members are raising red flags about Monday's vote to approve a new stadium for the Atlanta Falcons.

Council members Felicia Moore and Howard Shook were among the...
Dec 20, 2012 at 4:35 PM

ATLANTA, GA -- "We have tried to be transparent," said Rich McKay, president of the Atlanta Falcons. He's talking about the project to build a new retractable-roof stadium to replace the Georgia Dome.

MORE | Complete new stadium...
Sep 12, 2012 at 3:18 AM

ATLANTA -- The estimated cost of a new stadium for the Falcons just keeps going up.  Now, Mayor Kasim Reed thinks it could cost a quarter of a billion dollars more than what has been previously estimated.

Mayor Reed believes needed...